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Raleigh mother accused of biting, breaking ribs of 16-week-old baby

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Mary Peele is facing child abus charges after police said she bit her 16-week-old baby. Mary Peele is facing child abus charges after police said she bit her 16-week-old baby.
RALEIGH, N.C. -

 A Raleigh mother is facing child abuse charges after police said she bit and broke her 16-week-old’s ribs.

Police were notified of the incident when the baby was hospitalized on July 19 at WakeMed.

Police have charged Mary Peele, of O’Kelly Street, with misdemeanor child abuse for the bite and felony child abuse for breaking the child’s ribs.

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