A toddler died in a stabbing simply outdoors Atlanta — and a lady believed to be the kid’s mom is a suspect within the assault, in line with a brand new report.
Police have been known as to a house within the Cherokee County suburb of Canton on Tuesday afternoon and located a 13-month-old child woman and a 20-year-old girl, Chloe Alexis Driver, with stab wounds, the Atlanta Journal-Structure reported.
The kid, who has not been named, was taken to a neighborhood hospital, the place she later died. Driver was taken to a different close by hospital.
Police consider Driver is the kid’s mom, however are awaiting DNA outcomes, in line with the paper.
Driver has been named as a suspect within the assault, however her function within the incident was not instantly clear, the AJC reported. 4 others who have been additionally within the dwelling on the time are being questioned by police.
Driver, who was nonetheless within the hospital as of Saturday afternoon, is initially from Knoxville, Tennessee, and traveled steadily with the newborn woman, police mentioned. They have been visiting mates within the Atlanta space when the toddler was attacked.
“They not too long ago frolicked in Florida, Rhode Island, Tennessee and North Carolina,” Canton police spokesman Pacer Cordry mentioned, including they have been visiting mates when the kid was killed.