The mother of missing 4-year-old Maleah Davis denies the girl was abused, and describes her head injury

Houston (CNN)The mother of a missing Houston girl has denied allegations that the child had been abused at home, and says the head injury that led to those allegations was discovered only after a series of hospital visits. When he finally awoke Saturday evening, Vence told detectives, he was on the side of a road with his son and Maleah was gone. In an interview Tuesday with CNN, Maleah’s mother, Brittany Bowens said Vence’s story doesn’t “make sense.” Bowens also addressed Maleah’s head injury. Houston police Sgt. Mark Holbrook has said Maleah had had multiple brain surgeries, including one in recent months. The surgeries were intended to help an injury heal, he said. Bowens on Tuesday disputed allegations that her …