RALEIGH — Police last week arrested the boyfriend of a Raleigh mother at the center of a social media firestorm over a video of a baby smoking marijuana on social media late last year.
Allan Maldonado, 18, of Raleigh has been charged with two misdemeanor counts of contributing to the delinquency of a juvenile and one misdemeanor count of simple possession of marijuana, according to an arrest warrant filed Wednesday afternoon at the Wake County clerk of court’s office.
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Maldonado was to make his first court appearance Wednesday afternoon and was in custody at the Wake County jail on $5,000 bail, according to the arrest warrant.
The arrest warrant did not make clear if Maldonado is the child’s father.
Investigators think the offenses happened on Dec. 1, when Maldonado and his girlfriend Brianna Ashanti Loftin, 20, of Raleigh are accused of giving Loftin’s 1-year-old child a marijuana blunt