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Geneva County: Two arrested for Aggravated Child Abuse

Antwain Griffin and Taneisha Wheeler are behind bars in the Geneva County Jail with no bond.
Antwain Griffin and Taneisha Wheeler are behind bars in the Geneva County Jail with no bond.(Source: Geneva County Jail)
Published: Sep. 23, 2021 at 3:42 PM CDT
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GENEVA COUNTY, Ala. (WTVY) - Taneisha Wheeler and Antwain Griffin are behind bars in the Geneva County Jail with no bond charged with Aggravated Child Abuse.

Investigators say the two had custody of the child, but neither are the biological mother or father.

Hartford Police Chief Annie Ward tells News 4 the child is a three-year-old female. The abuse is believed to have been going on for “a while.”

According to the victim’s relative, the child was taken to a Birmingham hospital and is listed in a life-threatening condition.

The investigation remains ongoing.

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