Littlefield Mother Arrested for Attacking 6-Year-Old Daughter
A mother has been arrested in Littlefield for allegedly abusing her young daughter.
Twenty-seven-year-old Labrea Monique Collins (pictured above) was booked into the Lamb County Jail after Littlefield Police responded to her house on Sunday in the 400 block of Weidel Street. Collins was charged with injury to a child.
Neighbors called the police after hearing screaming and crying coming from the home. Inside, officers found a 6-year-old girl with a large cut to her arm, cuts to her forehead and bruises on her face.
It’s unclear what caused the injuries, but the mother is suspected of abuse.
KAMC News reports that the child was initially treated at Lamb Healthcare Center before being taken to Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock for more serious internal injuries.