Oak Ridge woman charged with child abuse for making daughter fig

Oak Ridge woman charged with child abuse for making daughter fight

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OAK RIDGE (WATE) - An Anderson County woman is facing child abuse charges after police say she encouraged her daughter to fight another teen.

According to court documents, Amanda McPeters, 35, drove her daughter to the Hilltop Market on Illinois Avenue in Oak Ridge and encouraged her to start a fight with another girl.

McPeters allegedly yelled at her daughter, telling her to, "stop talking and hit her."

Witnesses say McPeters became disorderly when people asked her to stop the fight.

She's now charged with child abuse and neglect and disorderly conduct.

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