BENNINGTON, V.T. (NEWS10) – A woman from Bennington is facing child abuse charges after a school nurse alerted authorities about the boy’s condition.
Officers say they arrested the boy’s step-mom, 24-year-old Samarial Dubose. She was charged with domestic assault and cruelty to a child under 10.
The nurse reported severe bruising on the boy and police believe the abuse had taken place over a long period of time.