Couple charged in brutal beating of their infant daughter

A Dauphin County mother and father are behind bars charged in the brutal beating of their 8 week old baby.   18-year-old Chelsea Cormack and 19-year-old Brett Bhoner,  who both live in the 200 block of East Sprunce Street, Williamstown,  were charged Thursday afternoon by Pennsylvania State Police with Endangering the Welfare of a  Child.

The extend of the baby’s inuries were discovered on Wednesday when Cormack and Bhoner took the child to the emergency room at  Hershey Medical Center  for treatment. The infant sustained multiple broken bones, including a broken femur, collarbone, ribs and blistering on the bottom of her feet.  The child reportedly suffered the injuries over a course of approximately five weeks. ER doctors alerted State Police at Lykens.

Thursday morning the couple were interviewed at the Lykens barracks.  Brett Bhoner admitted to breaking the baby’s leg on February 12, 2013 while changing her diaper.  Following arraignment the couple was sent to Dauphin County Prison in lieu of $150,000 bail each.

3 comments

  • PATTYCAKE

    thats just terrible and DISGUSTING, I personally feel absolutely NO REMORSE, ………. for the so called PARENTS —— theres NOTHING, that can justify that behavior LOCK EM BOTH UP AND JUST THROW AWAY THE KEY

    • Guest

      If you knew Chelsea's so called parents and her life as a child you may understand a little but this is no excuse for this sick sick abuse of an innocent baby. It's soon messed up. I wish I was in a position to take Alice. I pray she goes to a good home far away from anyone related to her.

  • mabel schuyler

    I WOULD LIKE TO SAY THAT THERE IS NO REASON FOR THE ABUSE THAT LITTLE BABY HAD TO GO THRU .THERE ARE ALOT OF GOOD PEOPLE OUT THERE THAT CAN'T HAVE CHILDREN AND WOULD GIVE THE BABY A GREAT LIFE WITHOUT THE TREAT OF BEING BEATING BECAUSE SOMEONE WHO IS SUPPOSE TO LOVE HURTS YOU LOVE ISN'T SUPPOSE TO HURT.THE MOTHER NEEDS TO GET HER TUBES TIDE ORDERED BY A JUDGE SO SHE COULD NEVER HAVE THE CHANCE TO DO THIS TO ANOTHER INNOCENT BABY .I ALSO HOPE THEY BOTH GET THE HELP THEY REALLY NEED.MAY GOD BRING PEACE AND JUSTICE FOR EVERYONE INVOVLED.

Comments are closed.