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Police: Mom takes son, 4, to robbery, hammer and chemical attack

Keyanna Burton (Provided by the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office) Keyanna Burton (Provided by the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)
CAMP WASHINGTON, OH (FOX19) -

Cincinnati police say a 27-year-old mother took her 4-year-old son along on a robbery and violent attack Wednesday.

Keyanna Burton of Avondale had the child in tow when she and another suspect went to Hard Ta Knock Shoppe off Hopple Street and Spring Grove Avenue, court records show.

The other suspect hit a victim in the head with a hammer and Burton threw a chemical solution in the man's face with the intent to take the victim's car, but the man retrieved a handgun.

Both suspects and the child fled the store.

Burton was arrested and booked into the Hamilton County by 11:30 p.m. Wednesday. Her bond was set at $115,000.

The other suspect's name was not immediately available. It also was not clear if that person was arrested or still at large.

It also was not clear how is caring for the boy now that his mother is incarcerated.

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