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SA pair charged over neglect of five children


Concerns about five children, including a young baby, have led to a South Australian couple being charged with criminal neglect.

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The children aged from two months to nine years were taken from a home in Adelaide’s northeast on Wednesday, police say.

A 27-year-old man and a 25-year-old woman were charged with numerous counts of neglect and failure to provide.

The man will appear in the Elizabeth Magistrates Court on Thursday while the woman will appear in court at a later date.

The children have been taken into the care of the Department of Child Protection.


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