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Cops: Mom helped daughter fight another teen

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

A Long Island mother is under arrest after police say she helped her daughter fight another teenager.

Suffolk County police say that Dorka Lopez, 41, drove her 15-year-old daughter to Regis Park, located on MacArthur Avenue in Brentwood on Thursday, to fight another 15-year-old girl.

Police say that Lopez watched the girls fight, and at one point, she grabbed the victim’s head and pushed her to the ground. Approximately 20-30 teenagers had gathered at the park.

Officers arrested Lopez, of Merrill St., Brentwood, and charged her with harassment and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child.

She was scheduled to be arraigned in Central Islip on Friday.

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