Woman Pleads Guilty to Child Abuse

Paducah woman accused of abusing a baby in her care has pleaded guilty. Officials say aid 48-year-old Melany Mohundro entered a guilty plea Wednesday to a charge of second-degree criminal abuse. She is scheduled to be sentenced on June 24 at 9 am. She was arrested in July after authorities received a report of a 9-month-old baby barely breathing. Evidence allegedly showed the baby had been shaken violently. Deputies say Mohundro was frustrated the baby was crying.

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