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Aunt of abused, killed boy hopes to raise awareness of child abuse

April 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

Mason Naser was a regular 4-year-old boy, except for the bruises all over his body.

He liked to run around, wear cowboy boots every day and wanted to be a bull rider when he grew up. But Naser never had a chance to fulfill that dream.

He died i…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Saunders pleads guilty to abuse of infant son: Dickinson man sentenced 2 years after child’s death

March 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

A Dickinson man pleaded guilty Tuesday on three drug-related charges related to the death of his 7-month-old son.
Andrue Saunders pled guilty to three Class C felony charges of child abuse, possession of a controlled substance, cocaine and terrorizi…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Waubun woman charged with abusing child

March 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

MAHNOMEN, Minn. — A Waubun woman has been arrested on three counts of abuse against a 16-month-old child.
Arlene Duncan, 44, faces one count of first-degree assault and two counts of malicious punishment of a child in Mahnomen County District Cour…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Child abuse, neglect on rise in ND

January 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Child abuse and neglect is on the rise in North Dakota, a report release by North Dakota KIDS COUNT shows.
In 2012, 1,402 children were victims of maltreatment in North Dakota, according to the report “Insights on Children” and the Nor…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Child abuse, neglect on rise in ND

January 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Child abuse and neglect is on the rise in North Dakota, a report release by North Dakota KIDS COUNT shows.
In 2012, 1,402 children were victims of maltreatment in North Dakota, according to the report “Insights on Children” and the Nor…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Despite precautions, child care center faces abuse allegations against ex-employee

January 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — The Grand Forks child care center that hired a man charged last month with sexually assaulting four children at the facility has a good record and did the proper background check before hiring the man, state officials said last week, …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Despite precautions, child care center faces abuse allegations against ex-employee

January 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — The Grand Forks child care center that hired a man charged last month with sexually assaulting four children at the facility has a good record and did the proper background check before hiring the man, state officials said last week, …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Woman charged with broom beating

September 26, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS When Tamara Voll hit her stepson with a broomstick about the Red River High School student’s head and shoulders last spring for not cleaning the house, she committed felony abuse of a child, prosecutors say. Continue Reading

Saunders child abuse case to go to trial

August 27, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

A jury trial is on the horizon for parents charged with child abuse after their baby was found dead with drugs in his body. Continue Reading

Parents of 4 children charged with child abuse

August 14, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MAPLETON The parents of a family of four children ages 5 months to 13 years face felony child abuse charges after investigators discovered the children living in a wet trailer home covered with dirt and mold. Continue Reading