Authorities: Shoplifter Endangers Baby While Trying To Escape Mall
Sunday, January 25th 2015, 7:54 AM CST
Deputies say Robert Doak and Gena Carter stole more than $3,000 of items around 9 p.m. Friday at Woodland Hills Mall.
Officers booked Carter and Doak on complaints of grand larceny and public intoxication.
Doak is also being held on a child abuse complaint, Carter on a child endangerment complaint. Authorities say Doak grabbed a 9-month-old baby by the head and throat then threw him in his truck when trying to get away from mall security officers.
The baby was taken to a hospital in fair condition.
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