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Huntsville Mom Charged With Attempted Murder of Infant

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A Huntsville woman is in a Madison County Jail - charged with the attempted murder of her three-month-old daughter. Huntsville police say 31-year-old Natasha Townsend, cut the child shortly after she bought a butcher knife from Walmart Saturday night. 
Police found the infant at a home with serious wounds. However, investigators say the baby was cut at a different location and then brought to the home.  
Police say they believe Townsend's plan was to kill her baby and then commit suicide.
The infant is being treated in a Birmingham hospital.
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