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Father Accused Of Burning Child In Bathtub


A severe case of suspected child abuse in Jacksonville. A 2-year-old is in critical condition and his father is charged with severely burning the little boy in a bathtub. Jacksonville Police say Larry Nash Junior restrained his son so forcefully the child suffered from a type of hemorrhage caused by bleeding blood vessels. Officers say Nash admitted the abuse happened in the bathtub, causing the child's third degree burns. Lawmen say the father waited more than eight hours to take his son to the hospital. The child is in critical condition at the Jaycees Burn Center in Chapel Hill.


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