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Police: Woman put belt around 4-month-old's neck

JOvanna Crooks (Provided by the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office) JOvanna Crooks (Provided by the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)
ROSELAWN (FOX19) -

A woman is accused of putting a belt around a 4-month-old baby's neck and forcing her head into a pillow.

Jovanna Crooks, 25, "did torture or cruelly abuse" the infant on Wednesday, Cincinnati police wrote in court records.

The incident was reported in the 7800 block of Dawn Road in Roselawn, records state.

A medical evaluation determined the child was not injured, according to Cincinnati Police Sgt. Steve Saunders. 

The child is currently in the care of Hamilton County Jobs and Family Services.

Crooks is held at the Hamilton County jail.

She is expected to face a judge Friday morning,

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