New development in alleged baby kidnapping in Washington state

Police arrested a mother and daughter who allegedly posed as photographers and drugged a new mother in order to steal her 5-week-old baby girl.
1:29 | 02/18/20

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Now to the alleged baby kidnapping plot in Washington state. Police arresting a one-time mayoral candidate, a mother, and her teenage daughter, accusing them as posing as professional photographers and drugging a new mother in order to steal her baby girl, according to here's ABC's kayna Whitworth. Reporter: Tonight, this woman stands accused of posing as a newborn photographer, then drugging a mother to try and steal her baby. Now authorites say as many as ten other women are claiming they, too, could have been victims. I was completely appalled. I was like, that could have been me. Reporter: The women say they saw Juliette parker's ad on Facebook offering a free newborn photoshoot. Just last year, the 38-year-old ran for mayor in Colorado Springs, seen here in this campaign video. Juliette parker, candidate for mayor here. Reporter: One woman agreed and parker came to her home for three different shoots. On the third, she brought her own teenage daughter and a treat, a cupcake for the new mom. We believe that she was drugged by a tainted cupcake. Reporter: The woman says she immediately got sick and called 911, saying parker was taking selfies with her baby and wiping down her fingerprints. We believe she was attempting to find a small female infant and was going to kidnap the baby. Reporter: Amanda Appling responded to that same post, but says she was turned down because she had a boy. She informed me that she wasn't looking for a boy at the Reporter: David, parker is set to be lined tomorrow. She's facing kidnapping and assault charges and has yet to enter a plea. David? Kayna, thank you. We're going to move on now

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