Woman Leaves "Satan's Child" In Middle of Road

LEBANON, Ohio - Lebanon Police have arrested a woman who they say left her seven-week-old baby in the middle of the road.

Police say the woman -- identified as 29-year-old Shaunte Mitchell -- said she had taken the baby to the devil.

Around 2:30 a-m yesterday a motorist reported seeing a naked female carrying a baby and walking in the roadway. Police say the motorist reported that Mitchell told her she was taking the baby to Satan.

Officers later found Mitchell with blood on her body. Another officer found the baby lying on his back in the road a mile from where Mitchell was found, placed across the double yellow center line.

Warren County Children Services took custody of the child. Mitchell was taken to a medical center for psychological evaluation. Police say they are preparing charges.