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Suspects in elder abuse case indicted

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Maria Wiggins, Michael Nesmith (Source: Chatham Co. Sheriff's Office) Maria Wiggins, Michael Nesmith (Source: Chatham Co. Sheriff's Office)
GARDEN CITY, GA (WTOC) -

Maria Wiggins and Michael Nesmith were indicted on elder abuse charges Wednesday. According to authorities, Wiggins and her boyfriend, Nesmith, abused Wiggins' elderly, disabled mother.

Investigators say they dragged the victim around the house, refused to give her food and stole her social security money.

The case will now go to Superior Court. 

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