DANIA BEACH, FL–
A 50-year-old woman has been arrested after she allegedly attacked an 11-year-old student.
The incident occurred just after 3:10 p.m. on Sept. 13.
Officials say two middle school girls were fighting off campus when the mother of one of the girls also became involved in the fight.
The Broward Sheriff’s Office says a preliminary investigation revealed that one of the children threw the other one to the ground and hit her in the head and face.
The girl’s mother Sabrina Thomas, then pulled the victim’s hair and began striking her as well.
Authorities located Thomas and have since taken her into custody.
She has been charged with child abuse without great bodily harm, battery second subsequent offense, and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.