LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Louisville mother has been accused of abusing her own 5-week-old child.

According to an arrest warrant, 20-year-old Jordan Hunt picked up the child by the torso and squeezed the child "out of frustration."

The alleged incident took place on April 14.

"The victim suffered multiple bruises to the chest and hips as well as scratches on [the] back and neck," police say.

The child also had a bloodshot eye, according to the arrest warrant.

Hunt allegedly admitted to her actions. She was taken into custody on Friday morning, just before 2:30, and charged with third degree criminal abuse, a misdemeanor.

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