Police: Video shows Ind. woman beating 4-year-old son

(Provided Photo/ISP)
(Provided Photo/ISP)

NORTH MANCHESTER, Ind. (WISH) – A North Manchester woman who is accused of beating her 4-year-old son was arrested on Friday.

According to Indiana State Police detectives, the Indiana Department of Child Services received a video of Savannah M. Baermann, 25, hitting her son repeatedly with the backside and open side of her hand in her North Manchester home. IDCS said the video was from late July.

Baermann was arrested and taken to the Wabash County Jail. She was preliminarily charged with felony battery.

ISP said Baermann’s son was placed into the care of his father, who does not live with Baermann.



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