Mother Arrested in Death of Boy Found Covered With Bruises

January 26, 2017 Updated: January 26, 2017

Police have arrested a mother in the death of her 4-year-old son who was found covered with bruises inside their Brooklyn apartment.

NYPD officers responding to a 911 call found Zamair Coombs bruised and unresponsive Wednesday night. He was pronounced dead at a hospital.

The boy’s mother, 26-year-old Zarah Coombs, was arrested Thursday morning on charges including murder, manslaughter and criminal possession of a weapon.

It’s not clear if she has an attorney who could comment on the charges.