North Logan man arrested on child abuse charges

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CACHE COUNTY (ABC4 News) – A North Logan man was arrested on felony child abuse charges Friday.

The Cache County Sheriff’s Office said deputies, with help from North Park Police Department, executed a search warrant on a home near 2200 North 700 East Friday morning.

Richard Martinez, 37, of North Logan, was arrested on four counts of physical child abuse. Martinez was booked into the Cache County Jail.

Investigators said the victim was removed from the home by the Division of Child and Family Services when the abuse was first suspected.

Detectives said they are continuing to conduct interviews and process evidence in this ongoing investigation.

If you suspect child abuse or neglect contact the DCFS 24/7 hotline: 855-323-3237. For more information, visit dcfs.utah.gov.

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