Kimberly Hignite, 52, admitted to having sexually inappropriate contact with children in her care at her home in Grove City. Hignite had been operating an unlicensed day care out of her home.
Police were called to the residence in May after two children described the abuse they faced, according to The Columbus Dispatch. Officers found children, who ranged from 5 to 11 years old, strapped to car seats and left unattended in separate rooms.
The names of the parents and children are being withheld from the public so as to protect the victims. Upon her sentencing, one of the parents explained the logic kimberley ohio girl nude pica the relatively merciful punishment.
Hignite to take away one more moment from my children's lives," said a mother of two victims. Prosecutors said that part of the reason the deal was reached was because some families of the victims refused to cooperate with the prosecution.
Hignite will be held at pic Richland County jail and will pay for the cost of her incarceration along with the aforementioned fine. Crime Time is your destination for true crime stories from around the world, breaking crime news, and information about Oxygen's original true crime shows and documentaries.
In court, parents described Hignite's behavior and the impact it had on their children. Kimberly Hignite Photo: Breaking News.