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Halifax County woman charged with abusing child

Posted February 5, 2015

Gloria Coley Silver

— A Halifax County woman was charged Thursday with abusing a 4-year-old child, authorities said.

Gloria Coley Silver, 66, of Hollister, is charged with felony child abuse. According to authorities, Silver was babysitting the child at the time of the incident.

According to a statement, The child would stay with Silver at her residence while the child's mother was at work. The child would also occasionally stay into the night depending on when the mother would get off of work.

Silver is in jail under a $5,000 secured bond. She is due in court on Mar. 25.


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  • 50s Child Feb 6, 2015

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    My personal favorite: "Prayers for all, no matter the circumstances."

  • moomoo Feb 6, 2015

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    Now that's funny--lol

  • Michael Chappell Feb 6, 2015
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    Amen and Amen!

  • mizzrhett Feb 6, 2015

    I didn't realize she was an indian. I can see it in her now.

  • Olenc Native Feb 6, 2015
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    She's not white. She's from Hollister and her last name is Silver. She's Native American.

    Good luck becoming and exChristian/exMuslim. Secularism is much more liberating that fairy tales.

  • heard-it-all-before Feb 6, 2015

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    lmao. don't forget all the "Lord" bombs she drops within each of those comments!

  • Hammers Feb 6, 2015

    This is what evil looks like.

  • Stormcrow Feb 6, 2015

    I bet she is a regular at sunni skys ice cream and types God Bless after every comment she posts online.

  • mizzrhett Feb 6, 2015

    Don't judge her because she gets her home inspected at the DMV

  • Stormcrow Feb 6, 2015

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    no whites don't live by some misguided no snitch asinine code...