Kentucky man wanted on child abuse charges arrested in Oklahoma

A man wanted on child abuse charges in west Kentucky has been arrested in Oklahoma.

Ronald Saunders was arrested in Comanche County,Oklahoma, Tuesday for being a fugitive from justice. This, after he was indicted on three counts of criminal child abuse and one count of persistent felony offender in Ballard County, Kentucky, on Friday.

He previously was sentenced to 10 years in prison in 2014 after pleading no contest to second degree manslaughter in the 2010 death of 2-year-old boy Conner Bacchus in McCracken County. The toddler is the namesake of Conner’s Law. He was released in 2015. For more information about that case, click here

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