published Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

Babysitter charged for striking 2-year-old in Murray County, GA

A babysitter has been charged in Murray County, Ga., for striking a 2-year-old, according to authorities.

Karen Underwood has been charged with simple battery. Investigators said that the assault was caught on a cell phone camera by a 10 year-old who turned the footage in to authorities.

Underwood has been running Karen’s Kidz home daycare for several years,

Officials reported that Underwood is out on a $2,000 bond under the conditions that she does not work in a daycare setting.

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