HOMESTEAD, Fla. (WSVN) — A South Florida mother accused of beating her 7-month-old baby has been arrested.
Homestead Police responded to calls of a disturbance at a home involving an infant. “At approximately midnight, Homestead Police Department was contacted and advised that at 40 Northeast 13 Street in Homestead, there was a highly intoxicated female that was beating on a small baby,” said Homestead Police Detective Fernando Morales.
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