Man, woman questioned in child abuse investigation
A man and a woman are in police custody Wednesday morning, after two of their children showed signs of abuse.
Chicago police officers were called to an apartment on the 8200 block of South Ellis, Tuesday night.
The officers were responding to a report of a disturbance when they found two young children with bruises.
Two other children were also home.
All four children were taken to the University of Chicago Comer Children’s Hospital, in good condition.
The three girls and a boy, range in age from 6 months to 4 years old.
The mother of the children and the father of one of them were taken for questioning.
No charges have been filed.
Authorities did not provide details about the disturbance that led to the police response.