A Terre Haute man has been arrested by city police on neglect of a dependant charges.
Police say that 48 year old Robert Hughes got into an altercation with his daughter.
Apparently the daughter took almost two dozen pills in an effort to commit suicide after Hughes told her he didn’t care if she killed herself.
The girl is in stable condition after being flown to an Indianapolis hospital.
Hughes is in the Vigo County Jail.