Two arrested and charged with child abuse and child neglect

CORLISS, WV (WOAY) – A Fayette County couple has been arrested on child neglect allegations.

Sheriff Mike Fridley says, The Fayette County Sheriff’s Department received information from a Child Protective¬† Services referral regarding the welfare of three children in the Corliss area. Further investigations indicate that at least one of the suspect couple’s children had been physically abused.

Brandi Fox (24) and Ryan Barnett (29) of Corliss was arrested today on warrants for the felony offenses of Child Abuse Resulting in Injury and Child Neglect Resulting in Injury.  They will now await court proceedings.

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