Couple arrested for child abuse in New Albany

The victim was an 18-month-old boy.

Posted: Tue Mar 13 11:10:27 PDT 2018
Updated: Tue Mar 13 11:10:27 PDT 2018

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a new albany couple faces child abuse charges wtva's emma packard joins us from the breaking news center with the shocking story. shante, definitely shocking... we spoke tonew albany police this morning about the child abuse case.... investigator mark crossitt says an 18 month old boy is in the custody of other relatives this afternoon following the arrests of his mother and her boyfriend in what he calls an upsetting case. megan craighead and her boyfriend zack burnettface child abuse charges... investigatorcrossitt says the case began to unfold after they took the 18month old boy to the doctor's office two weeks ago.... the doctor's officenotified law enforcement and the state after seeing bruises on the child's buttocks and groin area... crossittsays the grandparents then took the child to le bonheur children's hospital to be examined.... he says the hospital concludedthe injuries were caused by blunt force trauma... crossitt says burnett admitted towhipping the child in a bath tub one night... new albany police arrested the pair on monday. again the child is in the custody of other relatives this afternoon... craighead and burnett have bonded out... but the case is
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