One of two accused of kidnapping newborn in Worcester dealing with individual boy or girl rape cost

WORCESTER — Two people today accused of kidnapping a 4-working day-old toddler in the town Saturday — like a person authorities say is going through a independent youngster rape demand — were requested held without having bail Monday in Worcester District Court docket. 

Kassidy Lauziere-Cuevas, 19, and Daquan Jefferson, 23 — both mentioned in court docket papers as living in the exact Millbury condominium — have been every single held pending a dangerousness listening to slated for Friday.

Neither spoke as they had been arraigned via Zoom in court docket Monday from keeping cells. Not responsible pleas had been entered on their behalf.

A law firm for Lauziere-Cuevas requested her mental well being be evaluated, while a lawyer for Jefferson — who is experiencing a different boy or girl rape charge in Springfield — argued he had nothing at all to do with the kidnapping. 

Worcester police posted the baby's photo on Facebook.

Lauziere-Cuevas allegedly kidnapped kid from mother

The arraignment arrives two times just after police found an unharmed 4-working day-previous toddler in a Subway cafe hrs right after Lauziere-Cuevas allegedly kidnapped the child from its mother. 

According to police, the mom experienced fulfilled Lauziere-Cuevas on Fb for weeks for the duration of the being pregnant, and agreed to meet up with Saturday early morning. 

Mother and boy or girl entered Lauziere-Cuevas’ automobile around 9:15 a.m., law enforcement explained, and, when the mother entered a Southbridge Street gasoline station a quick time later on, Lauziere-Cuevas drove away with the boy or girl. 

Daquan Jefferson is arraigned via video conference in Central District Court Monday.

A frantic look for for the baby, which provided an charm to the community from law enforcement, ensued. The vehicle  Lauziere-Cuevas was driving — which legal professionals Monday stated belonged to her grandmother — was discovered mid-morning Saturday in Shrewsbury, but neither she nor the baby ended up there. 

The child was located risk-free all-around noontime soon after law enforcement acquired a call from the Subway at 490 Lincoln St., wherever the infant experienced been still left with strangers.