Lexington woman faces child abuse charges

A woman in Davidson County was arrested Monday after she was accused of child abuse.

Rita Adams, 43, of Lexington, is charged with assault by strangulation, assault on a child under 12 and misdemeanor child abuse.

Detectives from the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office received a referral from Child Protective Services.

Adams is being held on a $25,000 bond

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