Louisa grandparents indicted over alleged abuse of granddaughter - NBC12 - WWBT - Richmond, VA News On Your Side

Louisa grandparents indicted over alleged abuse of granddaughter

By Tara Morgan - bio | email

LOUISA, VA (WWBT) -  A Louisa County grand jury indicted the grandparents accused of torturing their 8 year old granddaughter. 

Laura Jewell, 49 is now facing a felony child neglect charges along with the cruelty to a child and malicious wounding.  She faces 20 to 35 years in prison if convicted.

Her husband, Ronald Jewell, 48, was indicted on a child abuse charge to go along with the cruelty to a child charge.  He faces up to 15 years in prison if convicted.

Copyright 2010 WWBT NBC12. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly