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Wake Forest mom charged with abusing infant

Posted July 23, 2010 7:57 a.m. EDT
Updated July 26, 2010 2:40 p.m. EDT

— A 19-year-old Wake Forest mother has been charged with causing bone fractures in her 5-month-old infant's arms and legs.

An arrest warrant states that between Nov. 2 and Nov. 27, Jadine Elizabeth Sturgill, of 9001 Bud Smith Road, assaulted her infant. The baby suffered fractures in at least five bone fractures in both arms and legs.

Sturgill was charged Thursday with felony child abuse inflicting serious injury. She was released on a $10,000 secured bond.