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Claysburg Couple Accused of Injuring Child

A Claysburg couple is facing a single felony charge each of endangering the welfare of a child by parent or guardian after their three-month-old baby was found with bruises and a head injury.

Seth A. Dicken, and Jamie L. Ellis, both 21, were arrested on June 29 after a months-long investigation by Greenfield Township police concluded that they were responsible for the injuries to the child.

According to police, on Nov. 3, Ellis took the child to an Altoona pediatrician to be treated for diaper rash. Police said while examining the baby, the pediatrician noticed bruising on the baby’s left...


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