Jersey City toddler Destiny Abdelmalak scalded while allegedly under care of in-home nurse
A toddler is fighting to overcome third-degree burns caused by scalding hot water, allegedly while under the care of her in-home nurse.
Destiny Abdelmalak is listed in critical condition at the burn unit at St. Barnabas Medical Center with burns over 20 percent of her body. She was born prematurely and requires home nursing care.
Her mother, Mariam Khella, says it was one of Destiny's...