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St. Louis County woman charged with beating children, threatening them with knife

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Danyell Humphries faces charges after her two children suffered injuries from several beatings in Feb. 2013. By Brendan Marks Danyell Humphries faces charges after her two children suffered injuries from several beatings in Feb. 2013. By Brendan Marks

(KMOV) – A St. Louis County woman faces charges after her two children suffered injuries from several beatings in Feb. 2013.

Danyell Humphries, 36, was charged Feb. 11 with two counts of child abuse and two counts of first-degree child endangerment, both felonies.

According to court documents, Humphries repeatedly struck her two children, 12 and 15, with a broom, belt buckle and belt sometime between Feb. 10, 2013 and Feb. 14, 2013.

Police said she also threateningly waved a knife in the kids’ faces.

Her bond was set at $50,000.

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