Fleming couple charged with child abuse after tip to police

A Ewing couple has been arrested on charges of abuse of a toddler, and the woman has ties to another couple convicted in another child's murder.

An anonymous tip led Fleming County Sheriff's Sgt. Jared Wagner to the home of Andrea L. Alcorn, 26, and Troy A. Gilbert, 32, in Ewing. After four children living in the home were placed in protective custody, the couple was arrested and charged with first-degree child abuse, Wagner said.

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