**Update** - Criminal Abuse arrest and Investigation in Clay County
Date of News Release: 12/09/2014
(LONDON, KY.) - Upon further investigation Phillip J. Thompson, 26, of Manchester was arrested at the Kentucky State Police Post in London at approximately 3:30 AM this morning and charged with Criminal Abuse 1st Degree-Child Under 12 Years of Age and lodged in the Clay County Detention Center.
Original News Release Below:
Criminal Abuse arrest and Investigation in Clay County
Date of News Release: 12/08/2014
(LONDON, KY.) - On Monday, December 08, 2014, at approximately 11:12 AM the Kentucky State Police Post 11, in London was notified by Clay County Social Services of a Criminal Abuse case involving a four (4) year old child.
The child was flown from the Manchester Memorial Hospital to the University of Kentucky Medical Center for treatment of the injuries sustained.
Arrested was Amber O. Willoughby, 22, of Manchester and charged with Criminal Abuse 1st Degree and lodged in the Clay County Detention Center.
Additional arrests are expected.
KSP Detective Mark Allen is continuing the investigation and was assisted by Trooper Don Trosper, Trooper Jared Smith, Trooper Josh Wilson, Clay County Sheriff’s Office and Manchester Police Department.