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Albany man faces child abuse charge
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MONROE - An Albany man was charged Monday with child abuse after he was accused of punching a teenager in the face in July. Luke W. Phalin, 37, faces a Class H felony charge of child abuse and a Class B misdemeanor charge of disorderly conduct after a verbal altercation with a 15-year-old boy became physical on July 30. According to a police report, Phalin made a rude remark about the boy's mother while at a residence in the 400 block of Mineral Street in Albany.