A dead body has been found in a Henderson County mobile home where a young girl is rescued by sheriff’s deputies.
According to our media partner, The Courier & Press, Sunday afternoon, deputies went to a home in Spottsville for a welfare check.
When a deputy walked inside, he found the body of a 65-year-old man in the living room.
According to the Courier & Press, the deputy then walked to a bedroom where he found a 9-year-old special needs girl inside what’s known as a safety bed.
The girl isn’t able to walk on her own.
She had to be taken to Methodist Hospital to be treated for dehydration, and is currently in foster care.
(This story was originally published on January 3, 2018)