Daycare worker under arrest in Mobile, Alabama
A daycare worker is in custody charged in connection with the death of a five-year-old boy in Mobile, Alabama.
Forty-six year-old Valarie Patterson, of Mobile, was arrested on a charge of corpse abuse. Tuesday’s arrest was related to the finding of Kamden Johnson’s body. Further details were not provided. She is an employee at Community Nursery and Preschool Academy.
Mobile Police Chief Lawrence Battiste said “Upon officer’s arrival in the area, they found the deceased body of one five-year-old Kamden Johnson. We were able to make an arrest late last night of Mrs. Valarie Renae Patterson. Currently we have her charged with an abuse of a corpse which happens to be a Class C felony.”
Patterson remains in jail in Mobile.