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Mother Of Infant Saved From Burning Tulsa Home Charged With Child Neglect

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Montrenique Morris. [Tulsa County jail] Montrenique Morris. [Tulsa County jail]
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A Tulsa mother arrested after police rescued her 10-month-old girl from a burning home was charged Thursday with child neglect.

Prosecutors also charged Montrenique Morris with assault and battery, and drug possession.

An officer looking for a stabbing suspect over the weekend spotted the burning home and kicked open the door when he heard the baby screaming.

7/15/2015 Related Story: Tulsa Police: Officer On Warrant Patrol Saves Unattended Baby From Fire

The little girl wasn't hurt.

The officer said Morris was the stabbing suspect he was looking for in the first place.

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