Web Extra: Mom Accused of Branding Kids

Published 06/19 2014 11:17AM

Updated 06/19 2014 11:22AM

Charlotte County -- (WBBH) A Port Charlotte, Florida woman is charged with child abuse, after police say she intentionally burned her two young children with a hot stick so she would know they were hers.

Kayla R. Oxenham, 23, has bonded out of jail.

According to a police report, the children are 5-years-old and 7-years-old. They told authorities that Oxenham told them she "forgot how much she loved fire."

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