Mom, boyfriend charged with child abuse in Calhoun, Ga.

Mom, boyfriend charged with child abuse in Calhoun, Ga.

January 9th, 2013 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

A Calhoun, Ga., mother and her boyfriend have been charged with child abuse after her 2-year-old son showed up at Gordon County Hospital with suspicious bruises, authorities said.

Cody James Cronon, 19, and Tamara Stone, 22, were arrested and charged with first-degree cruelty to children Tuesday, according to a news release from the Calhoun Police Department.

Cronon and Stone were taken to Gordon County Jail. A bond is pending.

The 2-year-old and another child have been removed from the home, authorities said.