Mother accused of abusing toddler at pediatrician's office
Chelsie Immes (Source: LMDC)
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A Louisville
woman is accused of abusing her son while at the doctor's office.
According to the arrest report, Chelsie
Immes, 24, took her one-year-old son to see his pediatrician at 217 E. Magnolia Ave. on Friday.
According to a witness, Immes dragged the child around the office, threw him
into a chair, then grabbed him by the wrists and dragged him across the floor,
causing him to hit his head on a bookshelf.
The witness claims at one point, the
woman told the child, "I hope you fall out of the chair and bust your head on
A nurse noticed a bruise on the child's
body and notified Child Protective Services. CPS found bruises on the boy's
back, buttocks and thighs.
The arrest report states that Immes
admitted spanking her son with a belt.
LMPD's Crimes Against Children's Unit