Parents of malnourished infant now face abuse charges
BRADLEY COUNTY, TN. (WRCB)-- New details on a story you first saw Tuesday on Eyewitness News regarding a malnourished infant.
Channel 3 has learned that Amy and Sean Turner were arrested in Bradley County on two counts of aggravated child abuse.
You may recall their 5-month-old daughter was taken to the hospital Monday, severely malnourished.
Officials tell us she is improving daily.
Her 16-month-old brother was also taken to the hospital that night.
He is now in foster care.
Detectives say the mother told doctors the baby hadn't been eating well since Christmas.
The Turners are currently being held in the Bradley County Jail.