MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say they found a 44-year-old mother unconscious in a parking lot and later found her 6-year-old son dead in her home.
Police in Mobile say they initially found the woman unconscious in a vehicle outside an At Home Furniture Store late Wednesday morning.
Officer Katrina Frazier says she was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Police then went to the woman’s apartment, where they found a 6-year-old boy dead inside.
Police say they later identified the child as the woman's son.
The investigation continued Wednesday night.