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Babys broken bones lead to charges for Gainesville babysitter
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Robin Carter Capulin

GAINESVILLE — A Gainesville woman was arrested Wednesday in connection with a 5-month-old child who, in the course of a month, fractured three leg bones and an arm bone, according to authorities.

Robin Carter Capulin, a 38-year-old who babysat for the infant, “failed to seek medical attention for the baby and failed to notify the baby’s mother of the injuries,” according to the Hall County Sheriff’s Office.

The baby fractured a right femur, left and right tibia and left humerus between May 11 and June 11 at Capulin’s home on Rolling Ridge Drive in East Hall County, according to the sheriff’s office.

Capulin is charged with second degree cruelty to children and is in custody at the Hall County Jail.

According to Georgia code, the charge is used “when such person with criminal negligence causes a child under the age of 18 cruel or excessive physical or mental pain.”