ALBION, Mich. (FOX 2) - A mother was arrested after she stabbed and attempted to drown her 2-year-old on Saturday in Albion, Michigan.Police responded to a 911 call with children screaming and asking for help on Bluestem Ct in Albion.
When officers arrived, they heard commotion from behind a locked door in the residence. An officer kicked the door open and found a 35-year-old woman holding a two-year-old under the water in the bathtub, police said.
Police grabbed the two-year-old from the woman and took her into the living room, and began CPR. After giving a few quick breaths, the child coughed up water and began breathing on her own, police said."After further investigation, it appears the 35-year-old woman is the mother of 4 children in the house.
The two-year-old girl had two stab wounds to the chest and throat, and the four-year-old boy had cuts. It is also believed both the two-year-old and four-year-old had possibly ingested some cleaning fluid," police said in a statement.Police say the woman's 15-year-old daughter was the one who called 911 for help.