Tomball mom arrested after refusing to treat child’s burns

A smirking, pink-haired Texas mother was arrested over the weekend for refusing medical treatment for her 1-year-old who suffered second-degree burns — as the mom admitted the baby may have had prior cigarette burns, investigators said.

Harris County Precinct Four deputies were asked to do a welfare check after a concerned citizen noticed what looked like a cigarette burn on the child.

Deputies say 19-year-old Cybil Menard admitted she’d “always refused medical treatment” for the baby.

Police charged her with injury to a child by omission.

Menard was freed on $15,000 bond and the child was released to a guardian, officials said.

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