Updated:UNION COUNTY, N.C. —
Union County commissioners are moving ahead with their support of stricter penalties in child abuse cases.
On Monday night, they passed a resolution supporting a state law being proposed in the name of 3-year-old Kilah Davenport.
She suffered serious brain injuries after investigators say her stepfather abused her.
Similar resolutions have been passed in Mint Hill, Waxhaw and Harrisburg.
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