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Madison Co. woman accused of child abuse to go before judge

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Norma Garcia is charged with three counts of Torture/Wilfull Abuse of a child. Norma Garcia is charged with three counts of Torture/Wilfull Abuse of a child.
Jose Vargas is charged with three counts of Torture/Wilfull Abuse of a child. Jose Vargas is charged with three counts of Torture/Wilfull Abuse of a child.
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HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

A Madison County woman has a preliminary hearing on December 19 for child abuse charges.

Huntsville Police say Norma Garcia left her three small children locked in a bedroom at a home on Eunice Street.

Court documents state the children are ages 2, 3 and 5. Those documents also state the bedroom door was tied shut and the children had no access to food or a bathroom.

Police say the children showed signs of severe abuse and malnourishment.

Jose Vargas is also charged in this case. A hearing date has not been set for Vargas.

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