Thursday, October 13, 2011
2nd Suspect Arrested In Spring Hill Child Abuse Case
SPRING HILL, Tenn. - A second person has been arrested in connection to a severe child abuse case in Spring Hill.
Spring Hill police said Talley was an "accomplice" and friend of the woman who allegedly held her two children captive in a dark room.
The children, a 13-year-old girl and a 12-year-old boy, were found badly bruised and malnourished, wandering along a busy road last October.
The children's mother, Shelley Blair, surrendered to authorities Friday.
She is facing several counts of aggravated child neglect, kidnapping and assault.
Talley is charged with aggravated child neglect and endangerment, especially aggravated kidnapping, aggravated kidnapping and assault.
Talley was booked into the Williamson County jail Wednesday.
The children are in DCS custody.