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Four charged with child abuse

Our thanks to the Weatherford Democrat and Christin Coyne for the excellent job of reporting this horrific incident.

After reading this comprehensive account of the actions taken by those involved, it would seem that the Juan Seguin Elementary School staff and CPS acted appropriately to protect the child. The report however, raises concerns about the response by the Weatherford Police Department.

Upon observing the child’s condition, why wasn’t CPS immediately notified by Weatherford PD instead of giving the child  a “walk through” of the police station and releasing him back to a family member?

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