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Rincon man sentenced for beating 2-year-old girl

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RINCON, GA (WTOC) -

A Rincon man accused of beating his girlfriend's two-year-old daughter in a bathtub was sentenced on Tuesday to 60 years in prison with 40 years to serve.

Investigators said Robert Edwards choked, beat and burned the child.

Edwards and the child's mother, Sabrina Saunders, were indicted on several counts, including aggravated assault and cruelty to children.

Saunders will be sentenced at a later date.

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