Arrest Warrant Issued Against Foster Mother Accused of Burning Child With Potato Masher
MIDWEST CITY, Oklahoma - An arrest warrant was issued Tuesday in connection to a child abuse complaint.
Joycelyn S. Louis, 72, has been accused of burning her foster child with a heated potato masher several times. The 9-year-old was diagnosed with second and third-degree burns on his arm and leg.
Louis' attorney, Gary Higginbotham, said bond arrangements will be made and she will be processed following her discharge from a medical facility where she is currently undergoing medical treatment.
Louis' discharge date is unknown.
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