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DeKalb police investigate infant abuse case

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DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -

A newborn baby girl in is critical condition and DeKalb police are trying to determine who is responsible for hurting her.

Investigators say the 3-week-old girl was admitted to Children's Hospital at Egleston on Tuesday.

By Wednesday, doctors called police to report signs of serious signs of abuse.
     
Investigators will not reveal how the infant was hurt, but say injuries are not life-threatening.
       
Police tell FOX 5 that child cruelty charges are pending and her relatives are among the people they're questioning.

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