Police: Owensboro woman arrested after 4-month-old injured

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Meghan Bratcher, Source: Daviess County Jail

OWENSBORO, Ky. (WEHT) – An Owensboro woman is facing charges after police say a 4-month-old suffered serious injuries.

Authorities say on November 24th, officials at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital reported suspected child abuse.

Police charged 32-year-old Meghan Bratcher of Owensboro with 1st Degree Assault on November 27th after an investigation revealed she had intentionally engaged in conduct that resulted in serious physical injury to the child.

Detectives are continuing to investigate.

Anyone with additional information on this case or any other crime can call OPD at 270-687-8888, or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at 270-687-8484.

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(This story was originally published on Nov. 27, 2019)

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