Monroe mom arrested after police say she hit her child and the child’s father

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A Monroe mom was arrested after police say she her child’s father and then accidently hitting her child as well.

Officers were called to Martha Drive in Monroe early Saturday morning.

According to a witness, Emily Dunn approached her child’s father and attempted to take the child from him.

When the father refused, Dunn began hitting him. 

While Dunn was hitting the father, she also hit their 11-month-old baby in the face.

Dunn was placed under arrest but would not give officers a statement on what happened.

Officers saw scratches on the victim’s face and neck.

They also saw a scratch on the baby’s lip.

Dunn was booked at Ouachita Correctional Center on Domestic Abuse Battery/Child Endangerment charges.

She has since bonded out.

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