Mother Uses 6-Month-Old Baby Boy As Weapon To Beat Boyfriend

A Florida woman is being held without bail after hitting her boyfriend with her infant son. 

By Benjamin H. Smith

Taking child and domestic abuse to a whole new level, a Florida woman has been arrested for using her 6-month-old son as a weapon with which she hit her boyfriend after an argument on July 4th. Tatyana Allen, 18, was arrested for battery and infliction of physical and mental injury to a child and is being held without bail. 

Authorities say it happened yesterday afternoon at 4:30 in Daytona Beach. After witnessing the attack, beach officials called local law enforcement who rushed to the scene, detaining Allen and taking the infant to a nearby hospital. It is not known at this time what precipitated the fight. The child is expected to be fine. The above picture is Tatyana's mug shot. 

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