By Josh Saunders For Dailymail.com
Published: 03:49 BST, 1 October 2019 | Updated: 03:57 BST, 1 October 2019
Two mothers have been arrested after they allegedly medicated their children to force them to sleep and went to a nightclub before candles caused a house fire that killed one and injured five others.
Ryana Davenport and Gevona Smith, have both been charged with the murder of nine-month-old Jream Jenkins and multiple counts of child endangerment.
They claimed to have called a babysitter to take care of their six kids in an apartment on Hickory Lake Complex in Nashville, Tennessee.
The flames were noticed at 2.45am on July 7 by witnesses. Officials believe it was caused by a candle that was left to burn inside.
Ryana Davenport (left) and Gevona Smith (right) have both been arrested on a first-degree murder charge as well as multiple counts of child