Franklin County

Frankfort mother pleads guilty to endangering baby

The mother of a young boy who was found in December with bruises all over his body and a broken leg has pleaded guilty to first-degree wanton endangerment, a Class D felony, according to the Franklin Circuit Court Clerk's office.

Ashley Travillian, 19, of Frankfort, was arrested Jan. 8 after a grand jury indicted her on a first-degree criminal abuse charge, which is a Class C felony. She pleaded guilty to the amended charge on Friday in Franklin Circuit Court.

Her husband, John Travillian, 21, also has been charged with first-degree criminal abuse.

A neighbor who baby-sat 3-month-old Joshua noticed the bruises and contacted authorities.

Ashley Travillian is scheduled to be sentenced at 10 a.m. May 15.

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