by Caleb Turrentine
Wednesday, March 2, 2022
Wanda Crouch, 75, was arrested Tuesday for aggravated child abuse and is being held on a $100,000 bond. (Etowah County Jail)
GADSDEN (WBMA) — Wanda Crouch, 75, was arrested Tuesday for aggravated child abuse, according to a release from the Gadsden Police Department. Crouch is being held at Etowah County Jail on a $100,000 bond.
Police said they received a report from the Department of Human Resources expressing concern about the well-being of a female infant that was residing with Crouch, the child's grandmother. An investigation was conducted and a warrant was obtained for Crouch's arrest.
The infant was evaluated at a hospital and placed in the custody of Mississippi DHR.
That is all of the details at this time as the incident is still under investigation.