Former Primrose employee arrested for battery



Investigators with the Fishers Police Dept. arrested a former day care employee Monday on charges of battery on a 3-year-old student.

The investigation, which police said began in December, stemmed from a report to the Dept. of Child Services regarding an alleged incident of child abuse by an employee of the Primrose School of Gray Eagle, located at 12290 Olio Rd. in Fishers.

After interviewing employees, parents and doctors, investigators obtained an arrest warrant for Kristy M. Lopez, 30, ofIndianapolis. Lopez was charged with battery, a Class D Felony. She was placed into custody and transported to Hamilton County Jail without incident.

Phone calls to thePrimroseSchoolwere not immediately returned. More information about this story will be posted to as it becomes available.