Babysitter charged with “nearly” killing toddler

Police have charged a Gainesville babysitter with felony assault after a toddler was “hurt, nearly killed.”

Abby Elizabeth Chosewood, 23, is charged with felony cruelty to children and felony aggravated assault. In February, Gainesville Police allege, Chosewood assaulted the child “causing bodily harm.” No other information about the incident was immediately released. Her arrest was announced Tuesday.

Chosewood is being held in the Hall County Jail.