A Marion woman charged in 2015 with beating her boyfriend’s son was given at least 13 months in prison during a recent term of McDowell County Superior Court.

Samantha Lee Brasecker, 24, of Geneva Drive, Marion, was found guilty of negligent child abuse, inflicting serious injury. She was sentenced to 13 to 25 months in prison. She was given credit for 27 days time served.

During the time of the initial report, investigators with the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office received information from the Department of Social Services that the 2-year-old son of Randy Lynn Stilwell Jr., 32, of Geneva Drive, Marion, was bruised over his entire body, including his face, ears, abdomen, back, arms and legs.

According to Detective Billie Brown, further investigation showed that both suspects had repeatedly beaten the child for at least a month.

The victim and a 1-month-old boy were removed from the home.

During the week of July 18 of this year, Stilwell pleaded not guilty and was found guilty of felony child abuse while inflicting serious injury. He was sentenced to 60 to 84 months in prison. He was given credit for 64 days time served.

The following cases were heard in McDowell County Superior Court during the week of Dec. 12:

• Kelly Dawn Byers, 35, of Summey Road, Old Fort, was found guilty of two counts of felony probation violation out of county. She was given credit for 59 days time served.

• April Marie Byrd, 33, of P.G. Baptist Church Road, Marion, was found guilty of probation violation. Her probation was revoked. She was given credit for three days time served.

• Andrew Garrett Fisher, 27, of Crane Hollow Drive, Marion, was found guilty of probation violation. His probation was revoked. He was given credit for 205 days time served.

• Roger Allen Hoyle, 46, of Burma Road, Marion, was found guilty of felony probation violation. He was sentenced to 90 days in jail.

• Gregory Cole Lowery, 38, of Linville Road, Nebo, was found guilty of two counts of probation violation. His probation was revoked. He was given credit for 30 combined days time served.

• Chanda Marie McFalls, 26, of Sugar Hill Road, Marion, was found guilty of probation violation. Her probation was revoked. She was given credit for 31 days time served.

• Joel William Robinette, 38, of Shady Lane Loop, Marion, was found guilty of four counts of probation violation. His probation was revoked. He was given credit for 284 days time served.