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Marion County Woman Arrested On Child Abuse Charges

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Ashley Walker, 21 Ashley Walker, 21
MARION COUNTY -

A Marion County woman was arrested Saturday on child abuse charges.

The Marion County Sheriff's Department arrested Ashley Walker, 21, on charges of child abuse in result of injury and unlawful wounding.

Walker was allegedly having an argument with her boyfriend who was holding their baby.

The Marion County Sheriff's Department said she grabbed a kitchen knife and entered the living room and cut the victim, leaving a wound about two inches long in his lower right rib area.

She was released from North Central Regional Jail on a $30,000 bond and could face up to a year in prison if found guilty.