LOUISVILLE, KY – A Louisville man is facing criminal abuse charges after investigators say he burned a four-year-old child on purpose. Metro Police say 23-year-old Ramon Buchanan was babysitting the child for his girlfriend at the time of the abuse. According to police, Buchanan burned the child’s bottom with a cigarette because he claimed the child was misbehaving.
By the time you finish reading this, 15 children will have been abused; In the next five minutes, 30 more; Within the next hour, 360 more; And by tonight, close to 8,000+ children will have suffered from abuse, 5 of which will die. Child abuse has increased 134% since 1980 and is now considered a worldwide epidemic. The high jump in child abuse deaths and the shocking increase in statistics highlights the frightening lack of public knowledge.
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