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Couple Is Arrested For Not Helping a Pregnant Woman Beaten To Death in Greenville County

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A couple was arrested for not helping a pregnant woman who was beaten to death. (Photo: Yahoo)

A couple was arrested by police authorities for not helping a pregnant woman who was beaten to death by her boyfriend in Greenville County.

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A couple was arrested for not helping a pregnant woman who was beaten to death. (Photo: Yahoo)

Pregnant Woman Was Beaten To Death

Clarissa Winchester, 22 years old, was beaten to death by her boyfriend 21-year-old boyfriend Tyler Wilkins on Nov.9, according to the  Greenville County Sheriff’s Office. When they arrived at the scene after receiving a 911 call, deputies discovered the bodies of Winchester and her fetus at a residence on Saw Mill Road in Marietta, South Carolina.

Meanwhile, the police authorities did not give any comments about what object was used to kill the seven-month-old pregnant woman. However, her father believed that his daughter was punched repeatedly. The police have not stated whether the baby was stillborn or born during the attack and died from lack of medical attention.

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Two Persons Were Arrested

A couple was arrested for not helping the pregnant woman who was beaten to death. Authorities identified them as Michael Burnett, 43 years old, and Melissa Burnett, 49 years, and they are the uncle and aunt of the suspect, according to an article published in CafeMom.

The preliminary investigation revealed that the couple was in the house when the beating incident happened. The pregnant woman asked for help multiple times but they did not call 911. The couple was taken into custody on Nov.26 but they were later released after they paid a $20,000 bail.

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