Mother arrested after horrifying photo posted on Facebook

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Courtesy: WTVR
Courtesy: WTVR

VIRGINIA- A photo showing a crying baby suspended in the air hanging by his T-shirt has led to the arrest of his mother.

According to WTVR, the photo was posted on Facebook; people who saw it were horrified and notified authorities.

They say the child was hanging from a planter hook and was not injured.

Alexis Breeden (Courtesy: WTVR)
Alexis Breeden (Courtesy: WTVR)

The toddler’s mom, Alexis Breeden, 18, turned herself in on a felony child abuse charge.

Authorities say the infant’s parents had a fight and the father posted the photo on Facebook to get the mother in trouble.

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