Battering Mother Sentenced (with Video)

By Emma Koch
By Linda Jackson

February 1, 2013 Updated Feb 1, 2013 at 1:36 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (www.incnow.tv) -- 21-year-old Holly Brooks of Fort Wayne was sentenced to 10 years, five executed, for severely abusing her 2-year-old son.

The Fort Wayne mother pled guilty to neglect of a dependent, which resulted in three brain hemorrhages, burns and other marks. Her boyfriend, 40-year-old Amilcar Estrada is also accussed.

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