BRANDON (CBSMiami/AP) – A Florida woman who reportedly got into a fight with her ex-roommates, hit one with a baseball bat and bit off part of a child’s finger died after going into medical distress.
Kaynesha Rhodes, 24, arrived at the ex-roomies’ apartment near Tampa Tuesday night.READ MORE: Miami Beach Police Investigate Possible Shooting On Collins Avenue
During an argument, she pointed the gun at them to keep them from leaving, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office. A fight broke out and officials said Rhodes bit off part of a child’s finger.
A neighbor called 911.READ MORE: Residents Of Coral Gables Building Given 72 Hours To Vacate Over Structural Concerns
When deputies arrived, Rhodes was being restrained by someone at the apartment. After deputies handcuffed her, she fell ill and died.
An autopsy will be performed to see if she had prior medical conditions that played a role in her death.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 Vaccination Sites In South Florida
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