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Couple charged in case of injured child

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HOUSTON (FOX 26) -

AHouston couple is behind bars after investigators say they failed to providethe proper care for their child.

Elijah and SusanJohnson are both charged with injury to a child by omission.

Prosecutors saythe couple's son was 11 years old and weighed only 30 pounds. Physicians say the young boy was also likelyexposed to or ingested cocaine. 

Court recordsalso show the boy suffered from an infection in his private area as a result of notbeing properly bathed. The Johnsons arebeing held without bond at the Harris County Jail.

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