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Update: Infant suffering from malnourishment doing a little better

By WRCB Staff

Update 2/8/11

Bond has been set for two Bradley County parents facing child abuse charges.

Amy and Sean Turner both face two counts of aggravated child abuse.

Their five-month-old daughter was taken to Erlanger last week, suffering from extreme malnutrition.

Officials say she is improving.

Her 16-month-old brother was also taken to the hospital.

He's now in foster care.

The Turners are each being held on a 20 thousand dollar bond.

They're due back in court on February 17th.   

 

CLEVELAND, BRADLEY COUNTY, TN (WRCB) -- The 5 month old suffering from malnutrition is doing a little bit better.

Detectives tell Eyewitness News the little girl has opened her eyes. She is still being cared for at T. C. Thompson Children's Hospital.

The girl was taken to the hospital Monday night, and found to be malnourished.

Detectives says they are still investigating.

 

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