PALM BAY, Fla -

A Palm Bay day care worker was arrested Thursday on accusations that she abused a child.

According to Local 6 News partner Florida Today, a 4-year-old was taken to a hospital for a cut that needed stitches.

Carolyn Philogene-Hylton, 59, told her supervisors at Woodlake Wonderland Daycare that the boy fell and bumped his head.

The boy told police, however, that she grabbed his shirt and roughed him up, causing him to fall.

Philogene-Hylton is facing child abuse and neglect charges.