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WAYNE COUNTY AVERAGING ONE CASE PER DAY OF CHILD ABUSE/NEGLECT

(Wayne County, IN)--There are some disturbing numbers from Indiana’s Department of Child Services for the first two months of 2021 in Wayne County.  According to DCS, Wayne County is averaging more than one substantiated case of child abuse every single day.  That includes cases of physical and sexual abuse and neglect.  In the first two months of this year, there had been 63 substantiated local cases.  It’s roughly the same rate of abuse that occurred in the first two months of last year.

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