It is reported that:
– due to the exigent circumstances, officers had to break and breach the apartment’s lobby doors to gain access
– once inside the apartment unit, police found an 11-year-old boy with obvious injuries to the head
The boy was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries.
The boy’s mother, 32, has been arrested.
She is charged with:
1) Attempt murder
2) Aggravated assault
3) Fail to provide the necessaries of life
She is scheduled to appear in court on Saturday, August 31, 2013, at 9 a.m., at Old City Hall courts.
For the protection of the boy’s identity, her name will not be released.
The investigation is ongoing.