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Police arrest 2nd suspect in beating of daycare owner

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A woman wanted by police in the beating of a Montana daycare owner is now in custody. A woman wanted by police in the beating of a Montana daycare owner is now in custody.
HELENA, Mont. -

A woman wanted by police in the beating of a Montana daycare owner is now in custody.
    
Lake County Sheriff Dan Bell says that 21-year-old Tashiana Schlensker turned herself in to authorities in Polson around 6 p.m. Friday after a warrant was issued for her arrest.
    
KTMF-TV reports that she is being held in the county jail pending a court hearing.
    
Police earlier arrested Francis Joseph Jackson on a warrant charging him with aggravated burglary.
    
Police say Ronan daycare owner Martha McClure was severely beaten Oct. 7 after refusing to hand over three children to their drunken father, who did not have legal custody of his children.

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