RAY COUNTY, Mo. – A woman charged with 26 counts of child abuse will appear for a preliminary hearing this afternoon in Ray County.

Tiffany Gorham

Tiffany M. Gorham, 29, and her husband, Joseph Gorham, 30, of Lawson were charged in May of 2018. A probable cause statement says an eight year old victim is accusing the Gorham’s of years of mental and physical abuse. The victim reported the abuse after her grandmother took her to Children’s Mercy Hospital for multiple injuries.

Gorham is scheduled to be in court at 1:30 p.m. today.