A Perry County mother and her boyfriend were arrested Tuesday on charges that they abused the woman's 2-year-old child, Kentucky State Police said.
Troopers responded to a call at 1:40 p.m. Tuesday that a girl had been injured in the Pigeon Roost area of Perry County, police said. The child was taken to Hazard ARH Regional Medical Center.
The child's mother, Ashley Throckmorton, was arrested on a charge of second-degree criminal abuse. Her boyfriend, Albert Noble, was arrested and charged with first-degree criminal abuse.
At the Kentucky River regional jail, Throckmorton was held on a $10,000 cash bond while Noble was held on a $25,000 cash bond.
State police are investigating.