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Owensboro Man Accused of Child Abuse

The Owensboro Police Department
Tim Jagielo
The Owensboro Police Department

Michael Bermudez, 35, faces abuse and strangulation charges

Police have arrested an Owensboro man accused of physically abusing children. WNIN’s John Gibson has the story:

A woman told Owensboro Police Thursday that her children had suffered physical abuse at the hands of a male acquaintance on two separate occasions in the 5400 Block of Red Mile Loop.

The OPD says officers gathered evidence which led them to a suspect the 1600 Block of South Parkdale Drive.

Police arrested 35-year-old Michael Bermudez on three counts of Criminal Abuse against a child aged 12 or under and three counts of Strangulation.

Anyone with more information on the case can call the OPD at 270-687-8888 or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at 270-687-8484.