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Mom claims Spokane hotel was dangerous for her children

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

A local mother of two claims a motel room she recently stayed in was dangerous for her children. She claims the room had vomit, feces and even a used syringe.

"The curtains had puke on them, there was puke in the fridge," Allison Bocook said of the room. "(The mattress) was all slit up like that. The bathroom was disgusting. It was horrible"

And also potentially dangerous. Allison said in addition to the filth, she found a syringe in the blankets…blankets the family slept on. Allison took numerous photos of the room in the Motel 6 in north Spokane on Division.

She claims she reached out multiple times to Motel 6 staff, but felt as if she was blown off.

"They didn't even care," she said.

So she called Hayley Guenthner. Hayley went straight to the motel and spoke with management on scene Tuesday morning. They told her they knew nothing about the complaint and agreed to give Allison her money back.

Allison got it within an hour of Hayley talking to motel management.

Staff wouldn't go on camera, but they did tell Hayley the employee who was in charge of cleaning the particular room has been let go. The manager also said she's holding an all staff meeting to discuss the issue. She said in her seven years of working here, she's never seen a circumstance like this.

We're told another family left the same motel Tuesday because of the lack of cleanliness. Washington state's department of health says the motel changed ownership this year. The say prior to that change, they did do an inspection and found no issues. 

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