Flooding is a major concern today across Eastern Kentucky as rivers continue to rise after the heavy rain and snow melt of the last few days. Now as the rain has transitioned to sleet and snow roads will become treacherous and ice covered. Flood Warnings and Winter Storm Warnings remain in effect for most of the day. Keep it locked to WYMT for updates.
HARLAN, Ky. (WYMT) - Two people in Harlan County charged in a criminal abuse case will appear in court later this week.
Police say Randy Hammons allegedly beat a child and then stuffed him in a small freezer because he would not stop crying.
The child's grandmother, 54 year old Connie Jenkins, also faces charges because she allegedly did nothing to stop Hammons.
Both will enter pleas on Friday.