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APD: Mother, Baby Battered

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ALEXANDRIA, La. -- Police say they've arrested an Alexandria woman, accused of hitting a woman and her 8-month old baby.

APD tells us they were called to the 1700 block of Polk Street earlier this month about a fight.

Witnesses told police that 29-year-old April Allen had gotten into a fight with another woman and hit her while her baby was in her arms.

During the fight, police tell us the baby got hurt. Both were taken to the hospital and have been released.

Allen was booked for simple battery and 2nd degree cruelty to a juvenile. She posted $3,000 bond.

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