Woman Shoves, Curses At Red Hook Special Needs Child, Police Say

DUTCHESS COUNTY, N.Y. - New York State Police in Dutchess County have arrested a 29-year-old woman accused of allegedly endangering the welfare of a special needs child she was tasked with taking care of.

Margaret White.
Margaret White. Photo Credit: New York State Police

On Wednesday, state police in Rhinebeck announced the arrest of Germantown resident Margaret White, who is accused of shoving and cursing at a special needs child in her care during the course of her employment on March 27.

White was charged with a misdemeanor count of endangering the welfare of a child. She was issued an appearance ticket and is due back in Town of Red Hook Court on Thursday, April 27.

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