Carter Co. woman found guilty of child abuse

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CARTER COUNTY, Okla. (KXII) - A Carter County woman has been found guilty after officials say she allowed her children to be beaten.

Elizabeth Hart was convicted on two counts of child abuse and one count of child neglect.

Court documents say Hart allowed two of her five children to be physically abused by Douglas Hart Jr.

According to the documents, a two-year-old boy was beaten so badly that his skull and arm fractured.

It also states he had cigarette burns all over his body.

A four-year-old girl is also said to have been abused so badly that bruises were left all over her body.

Hart faces up to 14 years in prison.