HARMONY, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) — An Iredell County couple was arrested after a child was found with burns on their lower extremities, according to the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office.
Taylor Ryan Parks and Crystal Kay Duncan were arrested for child abuse after a report was filed with the Sheriff’s Office in reference to a child having received burns to the lower extremities of their body on Thursday, Feb. 1.
The child had to be sent to Brenner’s Children’s Hospital in Winston-Salem to receive treatment for the injuries.
Deputies were dispatched to the scene at 2613 Harmony Hwy where they launched an investigation.
As a result of the investigation, Parks and Duncan were arrested. They have each been charged with felony child abuse and are being held at the Iredell County Detention Center under a $2,500.00 dollars secured bond.
The Sheriff’s Office says the investigation continues and additional charges may be pending upon review of medical