On August 10th, the Goldsboro Police Department received a DSS referral letter regarding a possible case of child abuse that occurred to a 2-year-old juvenile by a known subject. A suspect was developed after further investigation by the GPD’s Criminal Investigations Division. A warrant was secured on the stepfather of the child, 39-year-old Roy A. Schmidt of Goldsboro, for one count of Misdemeanor Child Abuse. Schmidt turned himself in at the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office Thursday afternoon. He was processed for his charges and given a $2,000 unsecured bond.