DECATUR — An grownup daughter who bit her mom on the breast throughout a confrontation inside her Mother’s transferring minivan was arrested Sunday night on a preliminary cost of home battery.
A sworn affidavit from Decatur police mentioned the 19-year-old daughter had develop into “upset” together with her mom, aged 47, earlier than sinking her enamel into the lady’s proper breast.
The mom is described as pulling out a few of her daughter’s hair braids as the 2 grappled with every whereas her mom drove the van. She then stopped the automobile and the wrestle continued exterior, with the mom ending up falling to the bottom and banging her head off the street.
However she additionally fought again exhausting, and is quoted as describing to police how she bit her daughter close to the shoulder to “distract her and calm her down,” within the phrases of Officer Klintin Babb, who signed the affidavit.
“I noticed (the mom) to have a number of abrasions to the within of her higher and decrease lip,” added Babb. “I noticed her to have an abrasion close to her proper eye/nostril. I noticed her to have swelling to the again of her head. I noticed her to have abrasions to each side of her left thumb.
“I noticed her to have a number of abrasions to her proper breast.”
The affidavit doesn’t clarify what the mom and daughter have been arguing about, however quotes the daughter as saying she had been grabbed by the hair and dragged out of the van earlier than being choked.