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Police: Woman whipped child, threw her into wall

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Krystal Covington (Greenville Police Dept.) Krystal Covington (Greenville Police Dept.)

Greenville police said a woman whipped a four-year-old child and threw her into a wall Sunday afternoon.

Police said that 25-year-old Krystal Covington was hosting a sleepover at her apartment when she hit a child who was attending with a belt several times and then threw the child into a wall. They said the child was not her own.

Covington was charged with cruelty to children. She was being held in the county jail on $470 bond.

The girl was treated for her injuries and is recovering at home.

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