Fayetteville couple arrested on suspicion of starving, handcuffing boy

Posted: January 30, 2018 at 1 a.m.

Melissa Miranda

Melissa Miranda

FAYETTEVILLE -- A couple have been arrested in connection with handcuffing and starving an 8-year-old boy, according to police reports.

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Arkansas State Police child abuse hotline

The Crimes Against Children Division runs the state’s child abuse hotline and has 10 investigative offices. The call center decides whether to investigate child abuse, neglect or maltreatment reports based on whether the reports meet state and federal law criteria for investigation. Anyone can report suspected child abuse at 800-482-5964. For more information, go to asp.arkansas.gov/divisions/crimes-against-children/.

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Does she still work for the Springdale Fire Department?

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