Cheyenne resident arrested last week, Dennis Larkins, has been charged with a single count of physical child abuse that dates back to January 13, 2011, documents state. Emily Larkins, wife of Dennis Larkins, was arrested four months ago
felony child abuse, and Dennis Larkins arrested last week
on simple physical child abuse charges.
Dennis Larkins, who regularly cared for the juvenile boy victim, made the
juvenile boy hold an upward push-up position for 16 minutes as punishment
for arguing with another child, documents state.
Documents state the juvenile suffered bruising on his right temple and
several scratches on his back when Dennis Larkins allegedly pulled the
juvenile's arms behind his head and hit him.
Dennis Larkins will have a preliminary hearing Nov. 30, Emily Larkins
pleaded not guilty earlier this year to child abuse charges and is awaiting
Felony child abuse is punishable by up to, five years in prison and/or,