Derby woman faces child cruelty charges

Christina Crowley

DERBY, Vt. (WCAX) A Derby woman faces child cruelty charges following a joint investigation by police and DCF investigators.

It happened back in August in Lowell. Police say Christina Crowley, 28, was caring for a child under 10 and that they found probable cause that the child was exposed to unnecessary suffering and potential health risks due to negligence.

Crowley was arrested and is due in court later this month.