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Corbin Man Charged With Child Abuse

A Corbin man accused of beating his girlfriends four year old daughter is now charged with child abuse.

Mark Rutherford and Rosa Johnson are both facing felony charges after the girl was found with severe bruising. The abuse appears to have gone on for some time according to police. The child's mother is accused of letting the abuse occur. Both Johnson and Rutherford are in jail on $50,000 cash bond.

The child is living with a family member.


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