Plea Deal in Baby's Death and 'Gunfire' a False Alarm

Plus, a 4-year-old tells a 9-1-1 operator he's hungry.

Mother Arrested After 4-Year-Old Calls 911 Complaining of Hunger
Mother Arrested After 4-Year-Old Calls 911 Complaining of Hunger

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A Bristow woman was arrested Wednesday after police say her 4-year-old son called 9-1-1 complaining of hunger. Police found the boy alone in a home in an affluent neighborhood. 

Read about the charges the mother now faces, along with our other top stories from across our Patch sites.

Mother Arrested After 4-Year-Old Calls 911 Complaining of Hunger

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