Arline Tarquinio-Kuhn

TOWN OF AMSTERDAM — Two women are facing charges after allegedly harming a child at their home on Belfance Road.

Maria Tarquinio-Kuhn, 51, and  Arline Tarquinio-Kuhn, 43, both of 140 Belfance Road, were charged Thursday with third-degree assault and endangering the welfare of a child, according to the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department.

Deputies said they received a report on Sept. 22 from the Montgomery County Child Protective Services Department regarding an incident at the home.

Maria Tarquinio-Kuhn

Deputies said the report alleges the women caused physical injury to an 11-year-old child at their home. The child received medical attention and was released, deputies said.

Maria Tarquinio-Kuhn and Arline Tarquinio-Kuhn were both ticketed and are expected to appear in Amsterdam Town Court at a later date.