SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (WHBL) - A Sheboygan woman has been charged with child abuse after allegedly beating her 2 year old with a belt. 25 year old Tristain Weimann was formally charged Monday in Sheboygan County Court after the daycare she brings her children to called Social Services concerning some severe red marks on the child’s body. According to the criminal complaint, the mother admitted to spanking her 2-year-old with a belt once in a while, mostly when he swears at her or tells her "no." One of Weimann's neighbors who spoke to investigators recalled hearing Weimann screaming at the child and whipping him at least ten times. They said the child screamed and cried for the next 10 to 20 minutes. If convicted, Weimann could spend 6 years in prison.
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