Woman sentenced for drunken chase with babies in vehicle
LAKE ANDES, S.D. (AP) — A Ravinia woman has been sentenced to a month in jail for leading police on a drunken chase with three babies in her vehicle.
Authorities say 29-year-old Kateri Archambeau was legally drunk when she led Yankton Sioux and Charles Mix County officers on a chase in ...
Prosecutors attack delays in Bullhead City girl killing case
KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) — Mohave County prosecutors say they are tired of waiting for a case involving a man accused in the death of a Bullhead City, Arizona, child.
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Detectives: Woman forced teen to walk naked in public
DADE CITY, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman is facing felony child abuse charges after deputies said she forced a 13-year-old girl walk naked in public as punishment.
The Tampa Bay Times
Authorities add new charges against couple in child’s death
MANITOWOC, Wis. (AP) — Manitowoc County authorities have charged a man and a woman in the death of a 3-year-old child in July.
Eduardo Gamez and Jamie Schrank were already jailed on child neglect and methamphetamine charges when authorities filed the new charges Wednesday. The felony ...
Woman’s boyfriend charged in slaying of her 7-month-old son
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — A 38-year-old western Michigan man has been charged in the death of his girlfriend’s 7-month-old son.
Sonny Larson was arraigned this week on murder and first-degree child abuse charges.
The child’s mother called 911 after finding him unresponsive Wednesday in ...
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas man is charged with first-degree murder and child abuse in the death of a 2-month-old boy.
The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that 23-year-old ...
Father charged after 3-year-old found wandering in street
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Police have charged a man with misdemeanor child abuse after a 3-year-old boy was found wandering in the street.
News sources report Greensboro police said the boy was found wandering in the street near an apartment complex around 8:30 a.m. Thursday.
The boy’s ...
Cost of defense for murder suspect nears $1 million
KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) — The cost to defend an Arizona murder suspect already is approaching a million dollars and the suspect’s trial isn’t until April.
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Michigan mom charged with abuse months after fire kills kids
EASTPOINTE, Mich. (AP) — The mother of two boys who, along with another child, died in a Detroit-area house fire has been charged with child abuse.
The children were alone when fire struck the Eastpointe home in March. Amber Swain appeared in court last week on second-degree child abuse ...
Mom charged in death of infant found under plastic bag
CARY, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina mother has been charged in the death of her infant son, who was found under a plastic bag and clothes.
News outlets report that 30-year-old Myechia Avery of Cary was arrested Saturday and charged with felony child abuse and involuntary manslaughter in the ...
GRANTS, N.M. (AP) — A co-leader of a rural New Mexico paramilitary religious sect with anti-Semitic leanings faces being sentenced to prison after pleading no contest to child abuse charges.
James Green entered his pleas Friday in state District Court in Grants to charges stemming from ...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan special education teacher who reached a plea deal in connection with alleged student abuse is serving probation.
Steve Hiller, Washtenaw County chief assistant prosecutor, says Lisa Mannor, a former teacher at Burns Park Elementary in Ann Arbor, pleaded ...
LIBERAL, Kan. (AP) — A 3-year-old southwest Kansas girl has died of suspected abuse after she was hospitalized for more than a week.
KSN-TV reports that Liberal police say ...
JACKSON, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities say a Tennessee mother is facing murder and abuse charges in the death of a 3-year-old girl and the hospitalization of another child.
News outlets cited a statement from the Madison County Sheriff’s Department on Tuesday that says 27-year-old Chasity ...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A man accused of sexually assaulting a teenage girl in a bathroom at a Sioux Falls mall has been sentenced to an additional two and a-half years behind bars.
Twenty-year-old Christopher Dale pleaded guilty to child abuse in July. Charges of second- and third-degree ...
BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Investigators say a Florida man told them that “the devil” made him act out during a dispute that began as an argument with his grandmother over a television remote control and ended with a 3-year-old child being cut on the lip with a knife.
A Boynton Beach ...
RAINBOW CITY, Ala. (AP) — A woman in Alabama has been accused of choking a child in her custody.
AL.com cites court records made public Tuesday as saying ...
Couple accused of keeping food from sons take plea deals
EMERSON, Neb. (AP) — A northeast Nebraska couple accused of child abuse for locking cupboards and a refrigerator to keep their sons from eating snacks have taken plea deals.
Dakota County Court records say 41-year-old Blaine Busker and his 38-year-old wife, Donella Busker, entered ...
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina is charged with exposing his baby to illegal drugs, leading to her cardiac arrest.
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CONWAY, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina man is accused of fatally beating his 2-month-old son.
The Sun News reported Friday that 21-year-old Demond Marquise Hannah is charged with homicide by child abuse. ...
Minot woman gets 2 years of probation for abusing teen son
MINOT, N.D. (AP) — A Minot woman who shook her teenage son, put him in a headlock and scratched him with her diamond ring has been sentenced to two years of probation for felony child abuse.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles-area teacher was arrested on suspicion of punching a 14-year-old student who used a racial epithet and threw a basketball at him in a classroom, authorities said.
Marston Riley, 64, was taken into custody on suspicion of child abuse after the fight recorded ...
Father of boy who shot himself charged with child abuse
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Prosecutors in Northern California have charged the father of a 3-year-old boy who climbed a cabinet, grabbed his gun and shot himself in the groin with child abuse.
The East Bay Times
LIBERAL, Kan. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a Kansas mother on suspicion of child abuse and attempted first-degree murder after her 3-year-old daughter was seriously injured.
The Wichita Eagle reports that ...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 28-year-old Omaha mother has been charged in the bathtub drowning last month of her 9-month-old baby.
Hanin Alnajjar appeared in a Douglas County courtroom Thursday to face a charge of negligent child abuse resulting in death.
Prosecutors say Alnajjar’s ...
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — The case of a woman accused in her 11-month-old daughter’s death in Alabama will be considered for indictment.
AL.com reports ...
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A western Michigan man who left his 14-month-old daughter in a bathtub has been sentenced to prison after being convicted of manslaughter and second-degree child abuse in her death.
A judge Wednesday ...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Police accuse a North Carolina couple of breaking multiple bones in their 2-month-old son.
Raleigh police told news outlets 26-year-old Dustin Richard Mullinax and 30-year-old Sabra Leane Blevins are charged with felony child abuse inflicting serious injury. Mullinax ...
MACY, Neb. (AP) — A northeast Nebraska couple accused of locking their 10-year-old foster son in a basement room have pleaded not guilty.
Mother, boyfriend charged with murder after girl’s death
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say they’ve added murder charges against a Florida woman and her boyfriend in the death of the woman’s 5-year-old daughter.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Authorities have arrested the mother of a 2-year-old boy who was shot at a home south of Colorado Springs last week.
NORTH PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island man who police allege severely injured his newborn son is facing charges.
Twenty-two-year Daniel Walker, of North Providence, was charged Tuesday with first-degree child abuse.
Police say Walker called 911 on Thursday when the infant ...
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A Bismarck mother has been sentenced to at least three years in prison for harming her 10-year-old son.
Twenty-eight-year-old Chanita Parrish was charged after the child went to school with a black eye and later told police his mother, while drunk, had slammed his ...
JACKSON, Mich. (AP) — A 24-year-old southern Michigan woman has been charged in the death of a 1-year-old boy she was caring for.
Amber Lynn Reeves of Jackson appeared Monday without a lawyer for her arraignment on charges including manslaughter and second-degree child abuse in the Oct. 11 ...
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — A Phoenix woman has been arrested for allegedly leaving her three young children in an unattended, running car while she shopped at Scottsdale mall.
Scottsdale police say 24-year-old Artisha Sheri Dates is facing three counts of child abuse.
According to ...
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — A southwestern Michigan woman who authorities say abused her infant twin sons, including one who died from his injuries, has been sentenced to 20 ...
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — A state worker responsible for investigating child abuse and neglect cases has pleaded guilty to sexually abusing several children over several years.
The Yakima Herald-Republic
DENVER (AP) — An autopsy report indicates a 7-year-old Denver boy who authorities say was killed by his teenage aunt died from neck compression and blunt force injuries.
WILCOX, Neb. (AP) — A south-central Nebraska man has been charged with the death of his 6-week-old son.
The Nebraska State Patrol says 23-year-old Christopher Preston was arrested Wednesday. He’s been charged with intentional child abuse resulting in death. A woman who answered the phone ...
PROVO, Utah (AP) — A Utah man accused of helping a teenage girl kill herself and filming the act because he was fascinated with death has pleaded guilty to child abuse homicide.
In accepting a plea deal Tuesday in a Provo court, prosecutors say, 19-year-old Tyerell Joe Przybycien of ...
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas man has been found guilty of first-degree murder in the horrific abuse and slaying of a 3-year-old boy whose body was found encased in concrete in the laundry room of his home four months after his death.
Stephen Bodine, 41, of Wichita, was convicted Wednesday ...
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona woman was sentenced to life in prison for her role in the death of a 6-year-old.
The Arizona Daily Sun reports ...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A northeastern Nebraska husband and wife accused of locking a special-needs foster child in a basement storage room have been charged in federal court with kidnapping, child abuse and false imprisonment.
Mother, boyfriend charged with abuse after girl’s death
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida woman and her boyfriend have been charged more than two months after the death of the woman’s 5-year-old daughter.
Lawyer involved in killer’s case enters pleas in abuse case
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha lawyer who’d helped defend a man who killed four people has pleaded no contest in a child abuse case.
RIO RANCHO, N.M. (AP) — The Latest on a suspect charged in the killing and raping of a Rio Rancho girl (all times local):
The man charged in the killing and raping a 6-year-old Rio Rancho girl will remain behind bars until trial.
The Albuquerque Journal
WAUSAU, Wis. (AP) — Wausau police say they’re investigating the death of a two-month-old baby as a homicide.
Officials have arrested the child’s 28-year-old baby sitter on an unrelated child abuse warrant from Marathon County. She’s expected to appear in court Monday.
Police say the ...
RIO RANCHO, N.M. (AP) — A man suspected of killing and raping a 6-year-old Rio Rancho girl is scheduled to appear in court.
KOB-TV in Albuquerque reports that a ...
LOS LUNAS, N.M. (AP) — Another leader of a paramilitary religious sect rocked by child sexual abuse allegations is set to plead guilty.
The Gallup Independent reports James Green, co-leader of the Aggressive Christianity Missions ...