Woman arrested after being combative at elementary school

Woman arrested at Blanchard School

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - Cape Girardeau police confirm a 37-year-old mother was arrested at her child's elementary school after becoming "combative."

The State Children’s Division was conducting a child abuse investigation at Blanchard Elementary when the mother showed up and became aggressive.

She was arrested and formal charges are pending.

The abuse investigation is ongoing.

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