Case advances for alleged child abuser

IRON MOUNTAIN — A man charged with child abuse in Dickinson County is moving forward to a pretrial.

Ryan Barr, 27, of Iron Mountain, will return to court on March 16th.

Barr was arrested January 13th by the Iron Mountain Police Department. They had been conducting a length investigation into Barr following the report of a child abuse incident last August.

Barr faces two charges: 2nd degree child abuse and 2nd degree child abuse in the presence of another child.