Woman behind bars for breaking daughter's leg

Monday, March 5, 2012 - 9:00pm

DUSON, La (FOX44) — A 25 year old woman has been arrested for second degree cruelty to a juvenile for injuries she inflicted on her 9 month old daughter.

The incident happened on Sunday, March 4 at an apartment in the 100 block of Marigny Circle.

We’re told that after becoming frustrated because her daughter was fussing and crying for several hours Cassidi Davis twisted the child’s leg causing a spiral fracture of the left femur bone.

The child is receiving medical attention at a local hospital while Davis remains at the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center awaiting a bond hearing.