NORWALK - Police say a Norwalk mother and her 21-year-old son were arrested Saturday in connection with the beating of a teen girl.

According to reports, 43-year-old Domitila Montoya allegedly ordered her son, Henry Montoya, to lash his 16-year-old sister with a cable wire when she came home late to their Ely Avenue home.

The Hour Newspaper says the 16-year-old suffered extensive injuries to her back. Both Domitila and Henry Montoya are being held on $25,000 bond.