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Trial set for woman accused of hitting, starving daughter

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DECORAH, Iowa (AP) -

An August trial is scheduled for a northeast Iowa woman accused of hitting and starving her 3-year-old daughter.

Court records say 28-year-old Monica Flores, of rural Cresco, entered a written plea of not guilty Tuesday to a charge of child endangerment. Her trial is set to begin Aug. 29.

Authorities say the little girl had bruising on her neck, torso and legs and was malnourished.

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