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Published July 31, 2012, 05:23 PM

Warrant out for Moorhead woman accused of assaulting 2 year-old daughter

MOORHEAD, Minn. (WDAY TV) - A warrant is out for a 24 year-old Moorhead woman accused of assaulting her 2 year-old daughter.

MOORHEAD, Minn. (WDAY TV) - A warrant is out for a 24 year-old Moorhead woman accused of assaulting her 2 year-old daughter.

Nicole Amber Rheault faces third-degree assault, malicious punishment and child neglect charges.

She allegedly left bruises on her 2 year-old daughter's buttocks, chest, arm and face.

Court records show Rheault said she "doesn't like kids that much" and was high on meth when she attacked her daughter.

Her husband found Rheault yelling at the naked child, shaking in the corner of the couch.

Her daughter had also been left unattended from midnight until around 4 or 5 p.m. the day of the alleged assault.

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