LAKE COUNTY, Fla. – A Florida woman is facing child abuse charges after deputies say she put a 4-year-old boy in a dryer.
Amber Chapman, 35, was arrested by Lake County Sheriff’s deputies over the weekend.
According to an arrest affidavit, she placed the boy in a dryer in February, and he suffered injuries to his head, face and abdomen.
A recorded interview with the boy after the incident was performed at his residence, where he told investigators Chapman placed him in a dryer, closed the door and he went “round and round,” two different times.
Chapman is facing aggravated child abuse charges, a first degree felony.