A Westford, Vermont, woman is facing charges after police say she assaulted her 2-year-old daughter by throwing her and pinning her to the ground.
Police say the charges against Emily Pouriot, 38, stem from an incident at a doctor's office in Williston.
Witnesses say they say Pouriot squeeze her daughter, throw her to the ground and pin her with her ankles up over her shoulders.
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The child was evaluated and was released to her father without treatment.
Pouriot is facing charges of domestic assault, cruelty to a child under 10 and disorderly conduct