Charges dropped against Magdalena Mateia-Bitlan

Woman was charged with attacking her pregnant school-age daughter

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Published: Oct 23 2013 04:42:07 PM EDT
ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

All charges have been dropped against a woman accused of assaulting and threatening to kill her school-age daughter for getting pregnant.

Magdalena Mateia-Bitlan had been charged with terroristic threats, simple assault and harassment.

The incident happened June 9 in Lehigh County. Police arrested the woman who assaulted her daughter, punching her in the abdomen after finding out she had not gotten an abortion.

The girl told police her mother threatened to kill her and her baby as she fled the house.