By Snejana Farberov. A married mother from Missouri is facing a child endangerment charge after police said she was photographed topless in a hot tub along with her half-naked year-old daughter. The year-old woman, of Wentzville, is not being named to protect her daughter's identity. The photo that landed the mother in trouble with the law was taken November 14 with the year-old's phone by her sister, according to charging documents. Scroll down for video. Crime scene: The woman claimed that she was getting out of this hot tub when she spotted her other daughter snapping a picture, which she then told her to delete. The topless snapshot was posted on the social media app SnapChat and was circulated around two high schools in the Rockwood School District.
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Already a subscriber? Log in or Activate your account. But according to online court records, the charges were dropped late Wednesday. It is unclear why the charges were dropped. Charles County Prosecutor Lohmar wouldn't comment Friday. It was taken last November in a hot tub at their Wentzville home. The mother told authorities she had no idea the image would be circulated, but it was viewed by students at two high schools through Snapchat, a messaging app that allows users to send text, photos and videos that disappear after a few seconds. At the time of the charges, Lohmar said it was clear that the woman and her daughter had knowingly posed for the photo.
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These teens looking at their phones are not the girls in question. Shutterstock A Missouri mother is finding herself in hot water after a topless photo of her and her daughter circulated through the school district via Snapchat this past weekend, The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports. It was taken Nov. Although, if you screenshot the photos when you receive them, they are as permanent as any picture you save to your phone. Charles County Prosecutor Tim Lohmar sent Business Insider the official court document, which stated the woman is being charged with misdemeanor child endangerment. Lohmar told the Post-Dispatch that " it was clear that the woman and her daughter had knowingly posed for the photo. Both of them were covering their nipples, but their breasts were exposed. Louis, told reporters she wasn't posing, she was "getting out of the tub.
A topless photograph of a mother and her teenaged daughter in their Missouri hot tub landed the mom in hot water with authorities. The revealing picture of the year-old mom and her year-old daughter circulated among two high schools via social media, leading to a charge of child endangerment for the mom, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported.