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Child Endangerment


What would you think about a 4-year-old child who, when you wanted to take them to a relative’s home, became so outspoken in not wanting to go, and so visibly agitated that they wet themselves? Would you think there was a real problem; perhaps a dangerous problem? Or, would your first inclination be that the …

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Sheriff’s deputies in Pulaski County, Indiana say they found a three-year-old locked in a plywood box. It started when officials got word of possible child abuse at a local home, according to a WLFI report. They got the search warrant, went to the place, and discovered the scene. Apparently, the girl would be kept in …

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It only took a jury 2 1/2 hours to find an O’Fallon, Missouri couple guilty of child endangerment. Terry and Victoria Smith were charged with keeping their 6 year old autistic son, locked in a cage, forcing him to live in his own feces and urine. In December police responded to a child abuse hotline …

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