ARRESTS MADE AFTER 14-MONTH-OLD BOY’S TONGUE POSSIBLY SPLIT WITH SCISSORS

A child’s mother and her boyfriend have been arrested over a sickening attack on a 14 month old toddler. 

reports claim the toddler’s tongue was split down the middle and that his scrotum was also left seriously swollen.

The child’s mother, Holly Cota claimed the boy had fallen out of his crib multiple times and she believed he bit his tongue, which caused it to split.

The mothers boy friend, Scott Edwards was later arrested and charged with aggravated battery, battery, and neglect of a dependent.

Edwards remains in jail on $75,000 bond and Cota was released, with her next hearing taking place soon.

The investigation in Indiana, US, continues.

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