Police: Nashville mother arrested for throwing scissors at daughter

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – An East Nashville mother was arrested Tuesday after police say she threw a pair of scissors at her daughter.

It happened at a home on North Second Street in the McFerrin Park neighborhood, not far from Dickerson Pike.

Metro police the victim, who is 8 years old, sustained minor injuries. She was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment.

Authorities also said their youth services team was notified, as was the Department of Children’s Services.

Further information was not immediately released.