MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Ky. (FOX 56) – After an investigation into suspected child abuse, a Mt. Sterling woman was arrested on Tuesday.

According to the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, Chyanne Lynessa Hayward, 22, was charged with first-degree criminal abuse of a child 12 or under.

Hayward was booked at 4:18 p.m. on Tuesday into the Montgomery County Regional Jail.

There is no more information available at this time.

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