June 20, 2014 —
On Wednesday June 18, 2014 State Police at Liberty and members of the Sullivan County Family Violence Response Team arrested Saundra Hansson, age 21 of Mexico, NY after an investigation into an assault on a 3 year old child. The child is currently listed in critical condition at a regional trauma center with numerous internal and external injuries.
Hansson was charged with Assault in the First Degree, a felony, Criminal Obstruction of Breathing and Endangering the Welfare of a Child, misdemeanors. She was arraigned by Sullivan County Court Judge Michael McGuire and remanded to the Sullivan County Jail.
State Police were assisted by the Monticello Police Department and the Sullivan County District Attorney's Office.