Couple arrested over “extreme” child abuse on 2-year-old

A couple have been arrested over “extreme” accusations of child abuse.

The boy is 2 years old.

The child’s grandmother found him unconscious and called 911.

He was taken to hospital and is in a critical condition.

The child was with his mother, 19 year old Carissa Thivener and her boyfriend, 23 year old Jevonte Tucker.

Thivener was on drugs and unable to look after the child at the time.

Thivener was arrested and charged with endangering a child while Tucker was charged with felonious assault.

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