Local Mom Arrested for Child Abuse

COLUMBUS – Columbus Police say a local mother was arrested for 2 counts of child abuse, after a report from the child abuse hotline.

Columbus Police Captain Todd Thalken says a 36-year-old mother was arrested on Tuesday, after allegedly inappropriately disciplining her 4-year-old daughter.

Police logs say the report initially came into at 8:25 p.m. on Tuesday.

Further details were not yet made available.

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