HAMILTON, Ind. (WANE) An Indiana couple has been jailed after being charged with child abuse.
The Steuben County Sheriff’s Office arrested Christopher,29, and April Wicherham, 32, just before 1:30 pm Wednesday.
Christopher is the father of the 6 year old alleged victim and April is the step-mother.
In February of 2014 after receiving a report alleging that the 6-year-old child the Sheriff’s Office launched the investigation.
The Wickerhams are charged with neglect of a dependent and battery to a child, both of which are a class D felony.
They are being held without bond until their court appearance.