A local woman has been arrested on child abuse charges. Laura Nicole McLean, 36, was arrested Saturday night by Moore County Deputies, according to information from the Moore County Detention Center.
McLean, from the 100 block of Porters Road was arrested on 11 charges and jailed under a $25,000 bond.
Deputies charged the suspect with four counts of contributing to the delinquency of a juvenile, six counts of misdemeanor child abuse, and one count of assault on a child under 12.
McLean has a September 11 court date and is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.