Lone Oak man arrested on child abuse charges

John D. Carter (Photo courtesy McCracken County Sheriff's Dept.)
John D. Carter (Photo courtesy McCracken County Sheriff's Dept.)
By Heartland News
MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - Police arrested a Lone Oak man on child abuse charges.
John D. Carter,28, was arrested Monday on two warrants obtained for child abuse, assault in the 4th degree.   
On March 20th, 2009 McCracken County Sheriff's Department Detective Division received a call from Social Services in regards to child abuse of a 2-year-old boy in Lone Oak.
Investigator Susan Carneal with Social Services and a detective from the department went to the residence on Longview Drive.
According to authorities, Carter admitted to slapping the child on two separate occasions.
John Carter was taken to the McCracken Regional Jail.
His bond was set as a cash only bond.