24-year-old Destinee Ryan Agee of N.C. 18 / U.S. 64 has been arrested by Burke County Sheriff’s Officers on a charge of felony child abuse inflicting serious bodily injury.
She was arrested after the Sheriff’s Office took a report yesterday (October 28) regarding possible child abuse involving an infant. Following an investigation, a warrant for Agee’s arrest was issued.
The suspect was taken into custody without incident yesterday. She was placed in the Burke County Jail under a $75,000 secured bond. A first appearance in District Court was scheduled today in Morganton.