OMAHA, Neb. -- Bond was set at $30,000 Wednesday for Hollie Budka, accused of child abuse, for injuries to a 5-year-old that allegedly included twisting the child's genitals.
The victim in the case told investigators it was the result of wetting the bed.
Budka is formally charged with Child Abuse by Intent/No Serious Injury.
The case surfaced in late January.
Prosecutors said in court Wednesday that on January 28th, the victim had been visiting his father. Prosecutors say Budka is the father's girlfriend.
The victim's mother later noticed marks on the child's neck and genitals and called authorities. Responding officers found marks on the child's neck, bruising on a leg and bruised genitals.
Budka-Hernandez is due back in court in March.