By CBS3 Staff

WESTTOWN TOWNSHIP, Pa. (CBS) — A Chester County mother is facing child abuse charges for a horrific crime. Prosecutors say Julianne Lewis took part in the brutal beating of her 9-year-old daughter at her Westtown Township home.

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Doctors say the girl suffered severe brain damage.

Police arrested Lewis’ boyfriend, Dimitrios Moscharis, earlier this week. He’s facing attempted homicide charges.

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