Shoplifting suspect allegedly throws her baby at deputy trying to arrest her

Shoplifting suspect allegedly throws her baby at deputy trying to arrest her

July 17, 2013 Updated Jul 17, 2013 at 2:25 PM EDT

A bizarre incident in Florida this week leads to the arrest of a shoplifting suspect on child abuse and other charges, according to authorities.

According to a report from the Pensacola (Fla.) News-Journal, authorities said the 23-year-old woman allegedly threw her baby at a deputy who was trying to arrest her for shoplifting on Monday. The child was not injured, according to the News-Journal report.

The woman has been charged with child abuse, petty theft and resisting an officer without violence, according to a news release from the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office.

Read the entire report from the Pensacola News-Journal by clicking HERE.

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