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Daycare worker charged with biting child


COLUMBUS COUNTY, NC (WWAY) -- A Columbus County daycare worker has been charged with a felony after allegedly biting a child in her care.

Joni Smith McMillan, 36, is charged with felony child abuse inflicting serious injury and assault on a child younger than 12, according to the Columbus County Sheriff's Office. The child was treated for a bite on the arm.

A fellow employee at a daycare at Sweet Home Baptist Church on Walter Todd Road in Clarendon reported the incident Thursday to investigators. Church officials refused to comment today.

McMillan was arrested Monday and bonded out the same day.

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