BEDFORD COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ7) — Two individuals are facing multiple child abuse charges following a welfare check by Bedford County deputies.
On Friday, April 27, deputies arrested Wesley A. Keen, 47, and Sherry R. Keen, 60 after assisting Bedford County Child Protective Services during a welfare check of a child on Sunnydale Court in Vinton.
Deputies charged Wesley Keen with Assault of a Family Member, Malicious Bodily Injury, Abuse/Neglect of a Child; Causing Serious Injury, Abduction by Force; By Depriving of Liberty and Malicious Wounding.
Deputies say Sherry Keen has been charged with Assault of a Family Member, Abuse/Neglect of a Child; Causing Serious Injury, and Abduction by Force; By Depriving of Liberty.
Both are being held on no bond.