Defendant convicted of not reporting child abuseOctober 5, 2020 | Courts
NEWKIRK — Sabrina Jean Garza, 31, Ponca City, entered a no contest plea in Kay County District Court to a misdemeanor charge of failure to report child abuse.
The charge was filed on Feb. 3 after Ponca City police investigated a case of possible child abuse reported by officials at Roosevelt Elementary on Jan. 21. (see story)
Sentencing for Garza is deferred for 18 months and she must complete 40 ours of community service. The matter is set for review on Dec. 16.
Andrew Michael Garza, 31, who is charged with felony child abuse by injury in the matter, is scheduled for a status docket on Oct. 16.