Local Man Charged In Child Abuse Case

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A Hendersonville man has been charged in connection with an alleged child abuse situation...

Chief Deputy Frank Stout with the Henderson County Sheriff's Department is reporting that on January 14, 2014, Anthony Cole Stepp, age 21 of Sheperd Street,  Hendersonville  turned himself in at the Henderson County Magistrate's Office after being charged with one count of misdemeanor child abuse.

The charge was brought after an investigation by the Henderson County Sheriff's Office and the Department of Social Services concerning Stepp’s 3 month old child. Stepp was arrested and released under a $10,000 bond with a  scheduled court appearance on February 21, 2014.