TEXARKANA, Arkansas –Texarkana, Arkansas Police said on April 2nd, 2019 at 4:30am, they responded to St. Michael’s hospital in reference to a toddler unresponsive with suspected injuries sustained by abuse. After receiving initial treatment, the victim, 3yoa female, was transported, via helicopter, to Arkansas Children’s Hospital in Little Rock, Arkansas due to extensive external and internal injuries.
Texarkana Arkansas Criminal Investigation Division is currently investigating this case. At this time McKenna Belcher-Cawley, 26yoa, and Everette Cawley, 23yoa, have been arrested and charged with Domestic Battery in the 1st degree.
Two additional children, one infant and one toddler, were removed from the home and in DHS custody.
“Excellence Innovation Integrity” The Texarkana Police Department is committed to providing quality law enforcement services and to making our community a safe place to live, work and raise a family.