Published on September 16, 2021
Oro Valley, Arizona (September 16, 2021) – On September 2, 2021 the Oro Valley Police Department began an investigation reference possible child abuse. The victim, 20 months old, had sustained multiple fractures within the previous two weeks. The investigation revealed the child was in the sole care of Brian Hendricks, the child’s mother’s boyfriend, when the injuries were sustained. Hendricks was charged with multiple counts of child abuse. The child’s mother, Brynn Buette, was also charged with multiple child abuse related crimes. This is an ongoing investigation.