Mom Arrested for Cinderella Treatment of Step-Daughter
by Sammy Edmonds
posted Aug 25 2014 3:26PM
A Muncie woman faces several charges for allegedly beating her step-daughter and telling her the girl would be treated like Cinderella for misbehaving.
37-year old Elgenia Bennett has been charged with Battery and other counts. School officials say they found severe marks on the buttocks of her step-daughter, a result of repeated beatings with a belt.
The girl said her step-mother told her she would be treated like Cinderella at home for allegedly misbehaving. Police continue to investigate the matter.
Bennett remains held in the Delaware County Jail.