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Mother accused of hitting son with hammer

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GEORGE (KWWL)-- A  northwest Iowa woman is charged with child endangerment after a reported hammer attack on her five-year-old son.

Sheriff's deputies in Lyon County say Nikki Moreno of George allegedly hit her son with a hammer, pushed him down a flight of stairs and burned him.

The boy was treated for cuts on his head, believed to be from blows from the claw end of the hammer.

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