The mother of the a 2-year-old that fell from a third story window at the Brown Palace Apartments on Wednesday, July 1, has been arrested for abuse/cruelty of a minor and child neglect.
Emergency service were called to the Brown Palace early Wednesday afternoon and found the child with “injuries conducive to a fall” according to the MPD report. Officers determined the child had fallen from an open third-story window.
Officers and first responders and passersby helped administer first aid to the child until the ambulance arrived. The child was airlifted to a Bismarck medical facility and is in stable condition.
Irene Thompson, 27, was arrested at the scene and is being held in the Walworth County Jail.
The investigation into the incident is ongoing.