Woman Faces Child Abuse Charges

A Kanawha County woman is facing charges related to child abuse. St. Albans police say 35-year old April McDaniel watched the child for a couple of weeks in November and December, and the child’s mother, who was in the hospital, noticed her son had bruises when she picked him up. WCHS TV reports a doctor diagnosed the abuse. McDaniel is being held at South Central Regional Jail.