IRMO– Two suspects officials say were involved in the abuse of a 2-month-old girl have been arrested in Lexington County.The sheriff’s department says 18-year-old Tameeka Wallace and 21-year-old Benson Essien turned themselves in Friday morning.Investigators say the pair is charged with unlawful conduct towards a child by legal custodian.
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