Monday, March 31, 2014

Mother Arrested for Burn Injuries to Child

On Sunday night, March 30th, the Sequoyah County Sheriff's Department responded to Mercy Hospital in Fort Smith, Arkansas in reference to a 7 month old girl with 2nd degree burns on the face and scalp. The incident occurred at the mother's residence in Moffett, Oklahoma. The child was life flighted to the children's burn unit in Little Rock. The Sequoyah County Sheriff's Department interviewed Morgan Crow the mother of the 7 month old child during which Crow stated the injuries had occurred on Saturday night. Crow also stated that she did not seek medical attention for the child until Sunday night.  After her interview with authorities Crow was arrested for not seeking medical help for the child which resulted in her arrest for failure to protect. According to the Sheriff's Department they are currently trying to locate the boyfriend who was watching the child prior to the mother coming home on the night of the incident.

1 comment:

  1. That is a shocking news. What sort of mother was she who burnt her own child? I wish her strict punishment behind the bars. Thank you for the news.

    Arnold Brame
    Health and Safety Risk Assessments


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