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Willards Man Goes to Prison for Child Abuse

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SALISBURY, Md.- A Wicomico County judge has sentenced a 35-year-old Willards man to 20 years in prison for abusing an infant. 

Prosecutors said that on Thursday, Dec. 12, Judge S. James Sarbanes found Timothy Charles White Sr. guilty on his plea to second-degree child abuse and sentenced White to eight years in the Maryland Division of Corrections.

At the time of his 2019 offense, White was on probation for a 2011 conviction for first-degree assault. On his violation of probation, Judge Sarbanes sentenced White to 12 years behind bars to run consecutive to the
sentence imposed in the 2019 case.

Upon release, White will be supervised on probation for five years and, among other standard and special conditions, is prohibited from having contact with
the victims or other minors.

Prosecutors said that in May 2019, White physically abused an infant, who was 1 year of age at the time, causing bruises to the face, head, and buttocks and swelling to the head. The victim sustained no permanent physical injuries.

The crime occurred in Salisbury, according to prosecutors. 

White’s 2011 conviction was the result of his first-degree assault on an infant.

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