Woman Accused of Child Abuse in Punxsutawney

PUNXSUTAWNEY BOROUGH, Pa. (EYT) – According to Punxsutawney Borough Police, an alleged incident of child abuse occurred on Greenwood Avenue, in Punxsutawney, Jefferson County.

Police say on May 10 a known woman slapped a 7-year-old male on the face causing injury to the child.

Charges of Simple Assault, Endangering Welfare of a Child, and Harassment have been filed against Latta at Judge Chambers office in Punxsutawney.

As of May 16, no information has been recorded in court documents.

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