Two dead after crash involving pickup truck in Forsyth County

Winston-Salem parents accused of abusing 10-month-old child

Angelo Ford and Candice Johnson

Angelo Ford and Candice Johnson

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A mother and father from Winston-Salem are facing abuse charges after they brought their 10-month-old child to the hospital for bone fractures and bruising.

Police responded to Wake Forest Medical Center in October 2013 to reports of a child with multiple injuries.

After a lengthy investigation, police charged the child’s parents Angelo Demitrice Ford and Candice Monique Johnson with felony child abuse inflicting serious bodily injury and two counts of felony child abuse inflicting physical bodily injury.

Ford, 43, was given a $100,000 bond and Johnson, 24, was given a $75,000 bond. Their court dates are pending.

The child was placed with a family member.

Anyone with additional information is asked to call the Winston Salem Police Department at 336-773-7700 or Crime Stoppers at 336-727-2800.

2 comments

  • Sinner3

    Place the kid with a family member that is likely where these asholes learned about raising kids !!

  • FaithC

    This happened last Oct. and they are just charging them and the child was left with this couple from Oct 2013 till now? Something is wrong with our system of protection for children.

Comments are closed.

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 32,724 other followers