Clarksdale woman arrested for child abuse after 1-month-old dies

Olandria Cotton
Olandria Cotton(Clarksdale Police)
Published: Jul. 7, 2022 at 5:15 PM CDT
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CLARKSDALE, Miss. (WMC) - Clarksdale Police Department arrested a woman after her 1-month-old child died on July 4.

It happened at a home on Walnut Street. Officials say the baby suffered head trauma. Two days later, the baby’s mother was arrested.

Olandria Cotton, 23, is charged with felony child deprivation of necessaries with substantial harm.

Her bond was set at $20,000.

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