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Woman Arrested After Starving 8-Month-Old

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(KCEN) -- A woman was arrested after Cameron Police found that an eight-month-old child was being starved.

On Friday, January 31, the Cameron Police Department was contacted by the Child Protective Services about a child being starved by the child's caregiver.

The eight-month-old child was admitted to Scott & White Hospital in Temple. Officials said that child gained 1.5 pounds in the short time the child was at the hospital.

Twenty-six-year-old Paulina Michelle Grumbles of Cameron was arrested. She is in the Milam County Jail awaiting arraignment.

Grumbles is the biological mother of 5 and has custody of 6 children all under the age of 8 years of age.

The child has been placed into foster care by the State of Texas.

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