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Johnson City father jailed on abuse charge after hospital reports bruising on 18-day-old child

July 3rd, 2013 12:19 pm by NET News Service

Johnson City father jailed on abuse charge after hospital reports bruising on 18-day-old child

Mark Vincent Kendall and Melissa G. Hyatt-Kendall

A Johnson City man accused with his wife of abusing their 18-day-old girl was arrested this morning.

Mark Vincent Kendall, 40, was charged with child abuse and neglect resulting from the May 17 incident reported at Johnson City Medical Center.

Both Kendall and his wife, 29-year-old Melissa G. Hyatt-Kendall, 111 Roseview Drive, Apt. 19, were accused in the case after hospital staff members reported bruising all over the infant's body.

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