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Woman used baby to batter boyfriend, says beach patrol

Volusia County Sheriff's Office booking photo of Tatyana Allen
Volusia County Sheriff's Office booking photo of Tatyana Allen

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – An Orange County woman was arrested Monday after using her infant son to attack her boyfriend during a fight on Daytona Beach, the Volusia Beach Patrol said.

Tatyana Allen, 18, and her boyfriend got into a fight a little before 4:30 p.m., the beach safety patrol said.

Allen is accused of using her 6-month-old baby boy to batter the boyfriend.

The baby is OK, but was transported to the hospital.

Allen has been charged with battery and infliction of physical and mental injury to a child.

Allen was being held without bail.