Lee County mother arrested on charges of killing her son

AUBURN, AL (WSFA) - An east Alabama mother under arrest is accused of killing her 12 year old son.

Auburn Police believe Tikka Momon watched as her son struggled with diabetes and did little to help him survive.

Authorities say the child slipped into a coma after his mother refused transportation to the hospital.

An autopsy revealed bruising to his head and back.

Momon is in jail tonight.

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