Couple indicted for allegedly abusing a child

A Whitley County grand jury has indicted a Williamsburg couple for allegedly abusing a child.

Jason Witt and Jonni Witt are each charged with two counts of criminal abuse against a child under the age of 12.

The indictment says Jason Witt "Caused severe physical injury to the child and or caused torture, cruel confinement and or punishment."

Jonni Witt was charged because she allegedly allowed the abuse to occur.

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