Monday, 09 April 2012 11:22
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) _ Police in Brookings have arrested and
charged a woman for reportedly entering another woman's home and
attempting to breast feed her child.
Brookings Police Lt. Derrick Powers says that a woman called 911
early Sunday morning to report that another woman she did not know
had entered her home and tried to start breast feeding her
The child's mother was able to take the child back from the
suspect, who remained in the home until police arrived to arrest
her. The 24-year-old woman was arrested and charged with unlawful
occupancy, which is a misdemeanor. She was taken to the Brookings
County Detention Center. A message left at the Detention Center has
not been returned.
Powers says alcohol was a factor in the incident.
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