POSTED: Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 7:15am
UPDATED: Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 7:16am
Accused recently gave birth to her fifth child
Houston — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a Houston mother who recently gave birth to her fifth child was behind bars Wednesday, accused of scalding her 3-year-old daughter in a bathtub last month.
Gabrielle Shantel Collins, 22, of the 5100 block of Ripplebrook Drive, is charged with injury to a child, a felony, in the Oct. 21 incident at their southwest Houston apartment, according to a complaint filed by the Harris County District Attorney's Office.
The little girl was admitted to Memorial Hermann with severe scalds to both legs, feet and buttocks. To read more on this story, head to The Houston Chronicle's website: http://www.chron.com/news/houston-texas/article/Mom-charged-in-3-year-old-girl-s-scalding-2260561.php