St. Martin woman faces child abuse charge

Sheriff's investigators have arrested a St. Martin woman on a charge of felony child abuse, according to Jackson County Sheriff's Department reports.

Aimee L. Martin, 35, was taken into custody on Friday. On the arrest report, she indicated she was a self employed child care provider.

Sheriff Mike Byrd said this morning the case remains under investigation. No details were provided, though the sheriff said the victim was not hospitalized.

The Sun Herald updates this story in Tuesday's online and print editions.