UPDATE: The Laurel County Sheriff’s Office says they’ve arrested a suspect in a criminal abuse case. After a toddler was brought into St. Joseph Hospital in London with severe injuries, deputies arrested Dana Casey on criminal abuse charges. Authorities say the child was assaulted while Casey watched and did nothing to stop it. They also say no one took the child to the hospital until three hours after the incident. During the investigation, deputies interviewed three men who lived in the home where the assault happened. They learned one of the men, 24 year old Dylan Woods, allegedly hit the toddler in the face with his hand and fist and hit him with his elbow. Authorities say that, during the interview, Woods began yelling and cursing and allegedly assaulted a detective breaking his arm. Woods is charged with assault and assault of a police officer. He was lodged in the Laurel County Detention Center. The toddler was airlifted to UK Medical Center for further treatment. The detective will need surgery on his arm.
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