Mom & Auntie charged in assault of 15-year-old: punching in face, dragging by hair, beating with belt

A 15-year-old child says her mother, Shaton Eubanks, and her ‘auntie’, Shawntese Bradford’ punched her in the face, knocking her to the ground. One of the pair is then alleged to have beat her with a belt, and drug her outside by the hair – where the other adult then repeatedly punched her in the face and also assaulted her with a belt. The victim sustained multiple injuries from the attack.

Man charged with child abuse after officers see red mark on back of child

29-year-old Dean Morace was charged with child abuse after he reportedly struck a child in the back and knocked them to the ground because the child slapped him while they were playing.

Father charged with child abuse after girls say he hit one with a belt, attempted to smother another

38-year-old Robert Eskew was charged with two counts of child abuse when a woman called police after their 13-year-old daughters told her he had hit one girl with a belt and dragged the other by her hair before attempting to smother her.

Woman charged with child abuse of a 6-year-old she was babysitting

48-year-old Michelle Railey was charged with child abuse after a 6-year-old she was babysitting before school, told staff that Railey had slapped her when she did not stop watching television.

Man charged with child abuse after twisting boy’s arm during argument

23-year-old Mario Moran was charged with child abuse after he got into an argument with his girlfriend and was caught on video by neighbors twisting the arm of her child.

Man loses control on daughter; tells officers face slapping is “spanking”

51-year-old Silviu Leseanu was charged with child abuse after “spanking” his juvenile daughter by slapping her in the face multiple times.

Woman whips and punches child to ‘discipline’ her after asking for help with schoolwork

40-year-old Monalisa Sherley was charged with child abuse after she punched and whipped her stepsister’s daughter with a belt to “discipline” her when she asked for help with her virtual schooling.

Father kicks two-year-old daughter in the back when she would not stop crying

40-year-old Elmer Perez Paz was charged for child abuse when he kicked his two-year-old daughter in the back causing her to fall face first when she would not stop crying.

Mother charged for biting son the same day fundraiser begins for her “new start”

24-year-old Dedja Jenkins was charged with child abuse when her 7-year-old told his father she bit him on the cheek and left him outside with no coat in January. She’s also the mother of a 1-year-old who died after being left in a truck by her adoptive father.

Clarksville mother charged after leaving children home alone while she worked in Nashville

28-year-old Rachel Diller was charged with two counts of child abuse and neglect after police discovered that she left her two children, ages 8 and 6, unattended on a consistent basis while leaving for work in Nashville.