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Police: Wake Co. woman threw 6-month-old son against wall

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Chantal Kihinga, 39, of Willow Spring, is charged with misdemeanor child abuse and two counts of assault on a child under 12. Chantal Kihinga, 39, of Willow Spring, is charged with misdemeanor child abuse and two counts of assault on a child under 12.
WILLOW SPRING, N.C. -

A Willow Spring woman was charged with two counts of assault on a child after she reportedly threw her 6-month-old song against a wall.

Chantal Kihinga, 39, of Willow Spring, is charged with misdemeanor child abuse and two counts of assault on a child under 12. The offenses occurred Monday, according to a warrant for Kihinga's arrest.

According to the warrant, Kihinga purposefully threw 6-month-old Moses Muteberwa against a wall, causing facial bleeding on the child.

The warrant further says she assaulted 2-year-old Elisabath Muteberwa by "very tightly constricting the child's body."

Kihinga is being held on a $10,000 bond.

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