Friday, May 18, 2012

Step-father Charged with Felony Child Abuse

Joshua Houser
Joshua Houser, 22, is facing felony child abuse charges for critically injured his 3-year old step-daughter after hitting her with a blunt object.

The victim was transported to Jeff Gordon's Children's Hospital to be treated for her injuries.

According to the Union County Sheriff's Office, Houser was arrested on Thursday night in the 9000 block of Covey Trail, which is located in Indian Trail.  He is being held on a $1 million bond.