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Father, girlfriend charged after child nearly dies from abuse

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Investigators charged a father and his pregnant girlfriend after a 4-year-old child was reportedly nearly abused to death. (Photo Source: Landlord) Investigators charged a father and his pregnant girlfriend after a 4-year-old child was reportedly nearly abused to death. (Photo Source: Landlord)
Anthony Deon Dilworth, 39, and Kyrie Marie Kyle, 26, are both charged with aggravated child abuse. (Photo Source: police) Anthony Deon Dilworth, 39, and Kyrie Marie Kyle, 26, are both charged with aggravated child abuse. (Photo Source: police)
McNAIRY COUNTY, TN -

(WMC) - Investigators charged a father and his pregnant girlfriend after a 4-year-old child was reportedly nearly abused to death.

Anthony Deon Dilworth, 39, and Kyrie Marie Kyle, 26, are both charged with aggravated child abuse. Kyle faces an additional charge of aggravated assault.

According to the sheriff, the boy lives in Adamsville, Tenn. with Dilworth and Kyle. The boy had old injuries and brain injuries. He was taken by helicopter to Le Bonheur Children's Hospital on Thursday after he began having seizures.

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