Panama City woman arrested for child abuse

A Panama City woman is facing charges after she allegedly hit her child.

According to the Panama City Police Department., Angela Blalock, 33, is charged with child abuse, tampering with a victim, and violation of probation.

Police say Wednesday Blalock hit her seven-year-old child multiple times in the upper torso.

They say Blalock also threatened to hurt the child again if anyone found out about the incident.