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NC father sought after baby found with burns

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FARMVILLE, N.C. -

Police in Farmville are looking for a father they say burned his 3-month-old child.
    
Authorities said Thursday that warrants charge James Lamar Woods with negligent child abuse inflicting serious injury.
    
Police were called Wednesday night to a home where they found a baby with burns in the waist area. Authorities say the child was taken to a Greenville hospital.
    
The baby's mother, Whitley Everett, has been arrested for assault on a child and accessory after the fact. She has been jailed on $5,000 bond, and it wasn't known if she had an attorney.
    
Anyone who knows Woods' whereabouts is asked to call police at 252-753-4111.

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