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Couple jailed in Terrell Co. child abuse case

TERRELL CO., GA (WALB) -

A man and woman have been jailed after authorities said they abused a young girl.

Ashley Herrington, 24, is charged with two counts of cruelty to children and is being held on a $50,000 bond.

Dontavious Harris, 25 is charged with one count of cruelty to children and is being held on a $25,000 bond.

The Terrell County Sheriff's office said Herrington and Harris are accused of beating Herrington's young girl who officials said was 7 or 8 years old.

Authorities said the two were living together on Old Mill Road in Dawson.

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