Mother stops at McDonalds with injured child
Albuquerque (KOB) — An Albuquerque mother has been arrested after they say she took her 3-year old child to McDonald's before taking him to the hospital.
According to a criminal compaint, Stephanie Austin, told the hospital staff her son had fallen off a bike but when police interviewed her, she told them her son had been run over by an SUV.
Detectives say she waited 30 minutes after the accident and took him to a McDonalds for a happy meal before taking him to the hospital.
The boy was bleeding from the head, arms and legs.
Police continue their investigation.