Mother accused of severely beating toddler

A shocking discovery inside a home.

Lexington Police say they found a toddler badly beaten. Now she's at UK Hospital recovering from broken bones and severe internal injuries.

Police arrested the child's mother, 19-year-old Anna Eury, Tuesday. She's now charged with four counts of abuse.

Police say the found the child injured on Bennett Avenue while investigating a nearby home invasion. They were going door-to-door, looking for information for that case, when they made the discovery.

Family members say 1-year-old Tabathia Buster was badly beaten.

Neighbors say they watched as Tabathia's mother was questioned by police.

One neighbor told us says she never noticed anything out of the ordinary with the mother and the baby.

As of Tuesday morning, Tabathia was listed in fair condition at UK Hospital.

Eury is being held at the Fayette County Detention Center.


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