Fairfax County Daycare Provider Charged With Child Abuse/Neglect

Fairfax County Police Department
Public Information Office
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News Release: 08/039/1498/LHC(6)
February 8, 2008


Daycare Provider Charged With Child Abuse/Neglect


A 34-year-old Springfield woman who runs an unlicensed daycare business in her home was charged with child abuse/neglect on February 8. Dixie Y. Cabrera-Ordonez watched approximately 10 children in her home at 5738 Backlick Road. On Wednesday, February 6, Cabrera-Ordonez was bathing a 17-month-old boy when she allegedly left the child unattended and he was burned by hot water. The boy was flown from the home to Children’s Hospital in Washington, DC where he is in stable condition. Cabrera-Ordonez was transported to the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center.


Dixie Y. Cabrera-Ordonez

Dixie Y. Cabrera-Ordonez


Published on 14/02/2008 23:21:19