December 05, 2010
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Charleston, S.C. (The Weekly Vice) - Shakera Wright, an 18-year-old South Carolina woman was jailed after she allegedly allowed friends to hang her toddler son by his feet in a closet before beating the child senseless.
According to North Charleston Police, officers were called to Medical University Hospital after an 18-month child arrived Tuesday with five rib fractures, a skull fracture, multiple bruises and lacerations to his liver, spleen and pancreas.
Investigators say the child sustained his injuries through blows to the neck, back and abdomen, when three teenagers hung the toddler by his ankles and proceeded to beat him.
The child's mother, Wright, told police the teens were "play wrestling" with her son until she told them to stop.
Wright was booked into jail on a charged with infliction or allowing infliction of great bodily injury to a child. A 16-year-old who was allegedly involved in the beating was also arrested on the same charges. Both have reportedly been charged as adults and face up to 20 years in jail.
Two other teens, 14 and 15-years-old were charged as juveniles. Their names have not been released.
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