Mother accused of beating child


A southern Indiana mother and her boyfriend are under arrest, accused of beating a little boy. Perry County residents Shalaina
Henson, 21, and Sean Chalfant, 29, both face battery charges. Investigators say Henson’s 18-month-old son had several injuries
when he was removed from his home. He and his brother are now staying with family members.

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