Hopkins County children injured, man charged with assault

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Courtesy: Hopkins County Jail

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (WEHT) — A Hopkins County man remains in jail after being arrested for allegedly assaulting two boys.

25-year-old Caleb Cobb is charged with assault and tampering with physical evidence after law enforcement received a call of child abuse at the Quail Run apartments in Earlington.

According to authorities, a one-year-old has a broken jaw and severe bleeding to the brain. A two-year-old also has bleeding to the brain, but is being listed in stable condition.

Cobb’s bond is set at just over $500,000.

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(This story was originally published on August 13, 2019)

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