Child Abuse and Neglect
On 9-01-2012 at 4:00 p.m. Hendersonville Patrol units responded to 1017 West Main Street on a complaint of an infant being left in a running vehicle at the complex. Upon arrival officers located the running vehicle that contained the infant. Several minutes later a white female identified as the mother came down to the vehicle. She did not have a key to the vehicle as they were locked inside and investigation revealed that the child had been inside the vehicle for a two hour period.
Jessica Farris, age 24, of 1017 West Main Street was arrested for Child Abuse and Neglect. She was transported to the Sumner County Jail and her bond was set at $10,000 and her court date is set for September 12, 2012 at 9 a.m.
Anyone with information regarding this or other crimes is encouraged to call the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400.
Tips can also be submitted by text to the number 274637 (crimes) using keyword TIPHPD.