TPR Lloyd Cochran
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 11, London
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Criminal Child Abuse Investigation in Laurel County
Date of News Release: 02/24/12
(London, KY.) -– On Friday, February 24, 2012 at approximately 7:54 PM, the Kentucky State Police, Post 11 London, received a report of a possible Criminal Child Abuse, from the Laurel County Social Services, that occurred at a home in Laurel County.
Preliminary investigation indicates that a 5 month old infant, being cared for by his father who is on home incarceration for pending drug charges, was taken to Saint Joseph of London Hospital for a head injury. The infant was later transferred to the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington for treatment (current status is unknown).
No charges have been filed at this time, pending the outcome of the investigation.
Detective Donald Wilson is in charge of the investigation and was assisted by officers from KSP Post 11 and the Laurel County Social Services Office.