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SC mom accused of dragging child down stairs

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GREENVILLE, S.C. -

Greenville Police arrested a woman who they say dragged her five-year old child down stairs causing injuries to the boy.

Alyssa Lynne Ferguson, 23, is charged with unlawful neglect of a child. The arrest warrant states Ferguson dragged the boy down carpeted stairs at a home on Pointer Lane around March 28.

The arrest warrant states Ferguson admitted to then striking the child multiple times with a belt on his legs and back.

The boy suffered a swollen right eye along with bruising and swelling to the left temple.

He also had scratches and bruising on his back and arms.

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