The contact took place five years ago at a University City day care, according to University City Police.
A former day care worker faces criminal charges for subjecting a 5-year-old child to sexual contact, University City Police said. Carmen Hunter, 53, of the 4900 block of Lindenwood Avenue in St. Louis, was charged Wednesday with first-degree child molestation. University City Police said Hunter was a teacher’s assistant at King’s Day Care Center and between June 5, 2006 and Aug. 31, 2006, she subjected a 5-year-old child to sexual contact. The contact took place in a restroom, according to a report. The day care is at 848 Kingsland Ave. Hunter confessed to the contact, according to police. She is being held in St. Louis County jail in lieu of a $100,000 bond. For more information on University City Patch, see the following articles: