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Local judge wanted to send a message while handing down his sentence to Theresa Hawkins- Stephens. The mother of two is being accused of beating both of her children, who were only 5 and 6yrs old. According to WLWT.com the two boys were tied up and beaten over the course of a 22hour period for stealing food. Alexander Stephens (5) passed away due to his injuries. While the other child is recovering in the hospital.

This morning Theresa stood before a judge to receive her sentence. There were two other women present during the beatings and they too were also given jail time. Click here to get the complete story.

If you are a parent and need help please call (888) 988-0736. To report abuse or neglect please call 513-241-KIDS.

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