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Couple accused of beating girl with shoe found guilty

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A Toledo couple on trial for beating a 3-year-old adopted girl with a shoe has been found guilty of child endangering.

Joshua and Courtney Waxler entered an "Alford plea" Wednesday. That means the couple doesn't admit to the crime, but admits that the prosecution could likely prove the charge.

The Waxlers were arrested in May of last year after a family member recorded the alleged beating.

They will be sentenced April 23.

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