SUFFOLK- Suffolk police have arrested and charged a Norfolk woman in a child abuse case.

45-year-old Donna Evette Manson faces two counts of Child Abuse or Neglect, Child Cruelty, Aggravated Malicious Wounding, Shoot, Cut, Stab or Wound, Failure to Seek Medical Attention and Abduction/Kidnapping.

The charges are related to incidents that happened in September and October of 2013 when she lived inSuffolk.

Police say Manson both physically and mentally abused a child in her care. The child was removed from her care following the investigation.

Manson was indicted by the Suffolk Grand Jury in late April and is currently being held without bond in the Western Tidewater Regional Jail.

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