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Man who attacked child outside library pleads guilty

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A man who attacked a boy leaving the public library on Jackson Road in 2019 pleaded guilty Thursday, March 31, to cruelty to children.

Armous M. Peterson, 35, has a long history of mental illness and substance abuse before he wandered away from his Columbia, S.C., home and ended up in Augusta. O...

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  1. Fat fingers posted the previous comment!
    What I wanted to finish saying is I hope that little boy is okay mentally and emotionally. Awful to be beaten by a grown man, for no apparent reason.

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