Louisa grandmother pleads not guilty

Posted by Shawn Maclauchlan

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - The Louisa grandmother accused of torturing her 8-year-old granddaughter will stand trial.

Laura Jewell pleaded not guilty Monday.

Her jury trial was set for early November.

Jewell's husband, Ronald, will be arraigned next Monday.

According to reports, their granddaughter was bruised, had hair ripped from her head, and had a broken foot.

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