For Immediate Release
April 24, 2008

KDHE Office of Communications, 785-296-0461

State Issues Emergency Suspension Of Day Care Home In Hutchinson

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has issued an Emergency Order of Suspension against Little Tigers Day Care Home, a licensed day care home operated by April Evans, located at 207 E. 17 th St. in Hutchinson.

State law allows the Secretary of KDHE to issue such an order when, in the opinion of the Secretary, the order is necessary to protect children in the home from any potential threat to health or safety.

The order is subject to appeal to the Secretary. This case is under investigation by the Hutchinson Police Department.