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Floyd Co. woman accused of abusing a two-year-old to death enters plea

A Floyd County woman indicted on a murder charge in the death of a toddler pleaded not guilty yesterday. Twenty-six-year-old Gladys Dickerson is accused of abusing two-year-old Watson Adkins until he died. She also pleaded not guilty to four counts of criminal abuse for other children allegedly abused in her house. Her bond remains two million dollars. Her husband, 30-year-old Jason Dickerson, is also charged with murder and criminal abuse and will be arraigned next week.

Filed under: Floyd Co. | Violent crimes | Court cases


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