Mother Stabs 6-Week-Old Baby Multiple Times, Deputies Say

Mother Arrested On Attempted Murder Charges

The mother of a 6-week-old baby was arrested Sunday evening and accused of trying to stab her baby to death.

Deputies with the Kern County Sheriff's Department said that around 6:50 p.m., they were sent to a home in the 1300 block of Crawford Street regarding a situation involving an infant child.

Deputies said they found a 6-week-old infant with numerous stab wounds.

The baby was transported to Kern Medical Center and later transferred to Children's Hospital of Central California.

The infant was listed in stable condition.

The victims’ mother, Danielle Mailloux, 24, was arrested and booked into the Kern County Sheriff's Central Receiving Facility on charges of attempted murder.

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