Jefferson County Daycare Abuse Case Sent To Grand Jury

Jefferson City, Jefferson County (WVLT) -- A grand jury will decide whether the case of two caregivers charged with child abuse and neglect will go to trial.

Kim Ball and Angela Day appeared in Jefferson County Court on Wednesday morning for their preliminary hearing.

The two were arrested for child abuse and neglect after a four month old baby was found in a dark bathroom at Noah's Ark Nursery and Daycare with packing tape over his mouth.

A witness from the Department of Human Services testified that she found the baby after a complaint was made about the daycare.

Both women remain free on bond.

The case goes to the grand jury on January 2nd.

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