Christopher Jourden

Christopher Jourden

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- An Indiana man is accused of beating two children in his home.

Police arrested Christopher Jourden, 33, Wednesday on federal charges including battery, according to a news release.

The Scott County Sheriff's Office said it started investigating Jourden after someone with the Department of Child Services called in a complaint about him.

The two children in Jourden's Lexington, Indiana, home were put in protective custody.

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