Trooper Jeffrey Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 4, Elizabethtown
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Louisville Woman Charged with Criminal Abuse 1st Degree
Date of News Release: 06/21/2011
(Elizabethtown, Ky.) –- On 4/19/2011, a two year old juvenile was admitted to Kosair Childrens Hospital in Louisville with a life-threatening head injury. At the conclusion of an investigation by Det. Eugene Maxwell of the Kentucky State Police Post 4, Jacqueline Hutchins was arrested for Criminal Abuse 1st degree. Jacqueline Hutchins, mother of the victim, allowed her son to be physically abused over an undetermined period of time.
In addition to the arrest of Jacqueline Hutchins, a juvenile has been charged with assault in connection with this investigation.
The Kentucky State Police Post 4 was assisted by Louisville Metro Police Department's Crimes Against Children Unit on the investigation.
Jacqueline Hutchins was lodged in the Hardin County Detention Center. Det. Maxwell is continuing to investigate this matter.