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Mother to spend 2.5 years in prison

 HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - A Henrico mother learns her fate for burning her twin daughters with a hot iron. According to the Richmond Times-Dispatch, Berneatha Terrell will spend two and a half years in prison.

We've been following the case since Terrell was arrested in January. Testimony in court revealed Terrell used a steam iron on her teenage daughters as a form of punishment.     

In July, she was convicted on two counts of malicious wounding. 

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