A 22-year-old Mounds woman has been arrested in connection with the death of a two-year-old child earlier this week.
clarkBrenda N. Clark is in the Okmulgee County jail on a complaint of child abuse with injury.
She was taken into custody after the Okmulgee County sheriff’s office began looking into the case. It was learned the child had numerous injuries which were consistent with child abuse. Clark is said to be the step-mother of the child.
Investigators said the investigation is ongoing and Clark could be facing additional charges if it is determined the abuse could have caused the death of the child.
A $100,000 bond has been set for Clark.