Oklahoma boy, 2, has fractured skull, cigarette burns in child abuse from roach-infested home: prosecutors
Carter County
Douglas Hart Jr., Elizabeth Hart

via KFOR:

CARTER COUNTY, Okla. -- (KFOR) -- Court documents paint an unsanitary picture of the home where five children, between the ages of 2 and 8, were living in Carter County. Documents say the home was infested with roaches, did not have running water and officers noted animal feces and garbage scattered throughout the house. Officials say there were also signs that two of the children were being abused.

According to court documents, a 2-year-old boy suffered a fracture to his skull and his arm from a beating. It also states that he had cigarette burns all over his body. Authorities allege that a 4-year-old girl was also covered in bruises.

Officials charged Douglas Hart Jr. with two counts of child abuse and one count of child neglect. Elizabeth Hart is facing two counts of enabling child abuse and one count of child neglect.

FULL STORY: Court documents: Oklahoma 2-year-old suffered fractured skull after being beaten - KFOR

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