TPD: Mother Of Child In Hit-And-Run Crash Arrested For Child Neglect


Thursday, October 26th 2017, 5:16 pm
By: News On 6


The mother of a child who was in a hit-and-run wreck earlier this month has been arrested for child neglect.

Tulsa Police arrested Christy Rhotenberry, saying she didn't seek medical care for the infant.

Officers say Dallas Woods was in a car crash with the couple's 5-month-old child.

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Police say Woods ran from the scene and dropped the baby off with Rhotenberry.

Woods was arrested for neglect earlier this month.