The woman who coughed on a baby has been identified as an employee of the Oak Grove school district. The woman coughed on the baby because she was upset the mother was not following proper social distancing rules as she waited for her order.
The school district is aware of the incident and is cooperating with San Jose police. The school district released a statement saying,
The Oak Grove School District’s highest priority is the safety of our students. We do not tolerate conduct from any employee that compromises any child’s safety. We are aware of an incident allegedly involving one of our employees who was videotaped coughing on a baby at a local eatery. The employee is currently off of work and not providing any services to our District students. This matter is under investigation by the San Jose Police Department and we want to reassure you that the District is cooperating with the law enforcement authorities. Because this matter is the subject of an ongoing police investigation, we are not able to comment further on this matter.