Child abuse

Greenfield teen parents waived to adult court to face charges in baby neglect case

2018-01-04T18:24:25+00:00January 4th, 2018|Child abuse, Neglect, WXIN|

GREENFIELD, Ind.-- Two teenage parents now face charges in adult court in connection with severe injuries to their then 6-week-old baby. According to investigators, the baby’s injuries are consistent with shaken baby syndrome. Brandon Kimberlin, who turned 17 in December , and Caitlin Mann, who just turned 18 in November, face two counts of neglect of

Teen parents face charges after 2-month-old baby put on life support

2017-12-28T21:18:47+00:00December 12th, 2017|Child abuse, WISH TV|

GREENFIELD, Ind. (WISH) — Hancock County prosecutors announced Tuesday two teenage parents are facing charges as their 2-month-old baby recovers from what investigators described as life-threatening injuries. Doctors said the baby’s injuries are consistent with child abuse, according to prosecutors. County Prosecutor Brent Eaton said he’s working to charge the 16-year-old and 17-year-old parents as

Grandparents charged in case of Greenfield infant with multiple brain bleeds, broken bones

2017-12-28T22:07:00+00:00December 11th, 2017|Child abuse, Neglect, WRTV 6|

GREENFIELD, Ind. -- A Greenfield couple has been arrested on charges of neglect of a dependent over injuries that sent their 6-week-old grandson to the intensive care unit. Isaiah Kimberlin was rushed to the Hancock Regional Hospital emergency room just before 9 p.m. on Nov. 11 in cardiac arrest. Doctors were able to stabilize Isaiah

Four people arrested after 8-week-old in Greenfield suffers life-threatening injuries

2017-12-28T21:33:55+00:00December 11th, 2017|Child abuse, WXIN|

GREENFIELD, Ind. – Police arrested four people, including two juveniles, after an 8-week-old baby was severely injured. According to investigators, the baby’s injuries are consistent with shaken baby syndrome. First responders were called to the Greenfield home last month after the family says the infant was coughing up blood. According to court documents, the baby’s family didn't

Neglect charges filed against family of injured 8-week-old baby

2017-12-28T21:14:51+00:00December 11th, 2017|Child abuse, WISH TV|

GREENFIELD, Ind. — An 8-week-old baby hospitalized in November suffered life-threatening injuries consistent with shaken baby syndrome, according to investigators. Now, prosecutors say they are working to file criminal charges against the child’s four caregivers – including his 16-year-old father, who police believe caused the trauma. The child was put on life support in the intensive care

Greenfield boy reports mom forced him to beg for money at gas stations, eat from the trash

2017-09-25T16:13:36+00:00July 18th, 2017|CBS 4, Child abuse, Neglect|

GREENFIELD, Ind. — A Greenfield mom and her boyfriend are facing child neglect charges after police report a boy claims he was forced to beg for money at gas stations and eat from the trash. Telisa Parrish was arrested on charges of battery and neglect of a dependent. Her 11-year-old son told police she beat

Former Mt. Vernon Middle School principal takes deal in failure to report case

2017-12-28T22:03:47+00:00May 19th, 2017|Child abuse, WRTV 6|

FORTVILLE, Ind. – A former Mt. Vernon Middle School Principal accused of failing to report child abuse allegations will educate school staffers on the importance of reporting an accusation of child abuse and neglect as part of his plea agreement. Scott Shipley reached the agreement with prosecutors Friday and admitted to police that they had

Greenfield mother arrested, accused of beating sons for opening Christmas gifts early

2017-09-25T16:26:41+00:00December 21st, 2016|CBS 4, Child abuse|

UPDATE: Sascha Collins pleaded guilty to domestic battery with bodily injury to a person under 14 on March 22, 2017. She was sentenced to 1,092 days of confinement with 3 days of jail credit. GREENFIELD, Ind.- A Greenfield mother is facing charges after police say she beat her two young sons after they opened their