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UPDATE: Wife now faces charges in daycare molestation case

A daycare provider now faces charges after her husband was arrested last week for child molestation.

Posted: Tue Jul 10 17:52:49 PDT 2018
Updated: Tue Jul 10 17:52:49 PDT 2018

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case out of lafayette county. at five, we broke down what neighbors said about the married suspects, and now our rebecca butcher joins us live with reaction from the community. 'shocked' is what one womankept telling meshe felt after she learned one neighbor was arrested in this case. now his wife, charged today, is behind bars too. i spoke with a man who says child molesting cases like this one is why he watches after his kids at home. markeithfinley, concerned parent "it is very disturbing anditsthe reason why i don't put my kids in daycare." markeith finely has three kids ages 3 monthsto10-year-old. he agrees the trust was torn apart for the small community of harmontown... when reports from the lafayette county sheriff's office accusejohnwestmoreland with6 counts of touching a child for lustful purposes. neighbors tell us this is where they lived. his wife, sherry westmoreland is facing charges from lafayette county authorities...for not making a report and contributing to the delinquency or neglect of children. "once your kids say that someone has done something to them, you kind of believe your kids first." was that a decision that you guys have always had not to keep your kids in daycare? "i wouldn't want my kids to go through it, so to eliminate it i work a little harder to have a stay at home mom." and that man says its certainly worth it in the long run to keep his kids out of harm's way. authorities say the victims range between 10 and 12...the incidents happening over a six monthperiod. live in lafayette county rb wtva nine news. emotionsran highoutside a
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