SEVERE WX : Winter Weather Advisory View Alerts
CLOSINGS: View Closings

Vincennes police officer and wife arrested on child neglect charges

Officer Robert Hammond, and his wife Krisiti Hammond were arrested Saturday afternoon. Police said the charges include criminal confinement of a child and neglect of a dependent.

Posted: Nov 3, 2019 5:53 PM
Updated: Nov 3, 2019 10:36 PM

KNOX COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) - A Vincennes police officer and his wife are facing charges in a child neglect case.

Our media partners at WVUT report Officer Robert Hammond, and his wife Krisiti Hammond were arrested Saturday afternoon.

Police said the charges include criminal confinement of a child and neglect of a dependent.

Krisiti Hammond was also charged with one count of battery.

News 10 has reached out to the Vincennes Police Department and the Knox County Sheriff's Office.

They have both declined to comment at this time.

We will continue to follow this story for you and provide updates as they become available.

Article Comments

Terre Haute
Overcast
23° wxIcon
Hi: 34° Lo: 11°
Feels Like: 11°
Robinson
Overcast
23° wxIcon
Hi: 31° Lo: 10°
Feels Like: 9°
Indianapolis
Overcast
28° wxIcon
Hi: 35° Lo: 12°
Feels Like: 16°
Rockville
Overcast
23° wxIcon
Hi: 32° Lo: 10°
Feels Like: 11°
Casey
Overcast
21° wxIcon
Hi: 26° Lo: 10°
Feels Like: 4°
Brazil
Overcast
23° wxIcon
Hi: 33° Lo: 11°
Feels Like: 11°
Marshall
Overcast
23° wxIcon
Hi: 29° Lo: 11°
Feels Like: 11°
Windy and Very Cold
WTHI Planner
WTHI Temps
WTHI Radar

WTHI Events