Mother Arrested For Strangling Son

Mother Arrested For Strangling Son

Staff Report

NewsWest 9

ODESSA - Strangling her own son landed an Odessa woman in jail.

Friday night a 13-year old boy told police he began arguing with his mother, Jacinth Alexander.

He said Alexander threw him against a bathroom wall and into a tub.

When he tried to get up, she kicked him back in the tub.

She then grabbed him by the throat and started strangling him.

The boy suffered a cut on his neck and Alexander was arrested after an investigation.