St. Louis County woman charged with beating children, threatening them with knife

St. Louis County woman charged with beating children, threatening them with knife

Danyell Humphries faces charges after her two children suffered injuries from several beatings in Feb. 2013.

Print
Email
|

by KMOV.com staff

KMOV.com

Posted on February 21, 2014 at 12:21 PM

Updated Friday, Feb 21 at 12:42 PM

(KMOV) – A St. Louis County woman faces charges after her two children suffered injuries from several beatings in Feb. 2013.

Danyell Humphries, 36, was charged Feb. 11 with two counts of child abuse and two counts of first-degree child endangerment, both felonies.

According to court documents, Humphries repeatedly struck her two children, 12 and 15, with a broom, belt buckle and belt sometime between Feb. 10, 2013 and Feb. 14, 2013.

Police said she also threateningly waved a knife in the kids’ faces.

Her bond was set at $50,000.

Print
Email
|