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Harnett Mother Found Not Guilty Of Neglect In Child's Death

Posted June 1, 2004 4:40 a.m. EDT

— The mother of a 3-year-old Harnett County boy mauled to death by a dog was found not guilty of neglect.

Prosecutors argued Christy Gambill was not paying attention when her son, Nathan, wandered into a neighbor's yard.

The judge ruled the state failed to prove its case.