Father, woman abuse 13-year-old girl for taking makeup - WKRN News 2

Father, woman abuse 13-year-old girl for taking makeup

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MURFREESBORO, Tenn. -

A father and woman have been arrested after The Department of Child Services learned they had physically abused a 13-year-old girl.

According to arrest records from the Murfreesboro Police Department, A DCS investigator referred officers to a case of physical abuse involving the young girl.

The report states a woman living with the girl's father came home after she had been out drinking and the two got into an argument.

The report states she was upset about the girl taking some of her makeup.

The two approached the young girl and woke up her up around 3 a.m. to confront her about using eyeliner.

The woman then allegedly hit the girl in the face multiple times. The father of the victim failed to stop her and also abused the girl. He reportedly injured her arms and kicked her in her legs and buttocks.

The young girl is now with her biological mother.

Nashville's News 2 is not releasing any names to protect the identity of the juvenile.

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