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Mom Of Battered Autistic Boy Arrested; Abuse Charges Pending

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office says the mother of a badly beaten autistic boy has been arrested on a fugitive warrant in Pennsylvania and will be charged with child abuse upon her return to Maryland.


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Boy Still Critical After Alleged Beating, Off Life Support

Police say a 6-year-old autistic boy from western Maryland has improved enough to be off life support, but he’s still in critical condition.



Autistic Boy Handcuffed By Police On School Bus

Howard County school officials are investigating an incident that led to an 11-year-old autistic boy being handcuffed by police officers on a school bus.