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Cary mom charged with beating girl with mallet

Posted October 4, 2009 8:42 p.m. EDT
Updated October 5, 2009 6:17 a.m. EDT

— A Cary mother is accused of beating her daughter with a rubber mallet early Sunday.

Lisa McGrath, 41, of 101 Hollingsworth Court Apt. F, hit her daughter in the arm, leg and stomach with the mallet, police said. According to the arrest warrant, her daughter is younger than 16.

McGrath was released Sunday from the Wake County Jail after posting a $3,000 bond. Her first court appearance was set for Monday.