"I felt like I was going to get justice," said one mother.
She got the exact opposite she says.
"The case just drug and drug and drug for about 2 or 3 years," says the woman who we aren't identifying.
She is the Fulton County mother of a then four year old girl, who claims her daughter was sexually assaulted by her then boyfriend Deyon Dupree.
In September of 2014, Dupree was charged with child molestation, but negotiated a guilty plea for child cruelty instead. He was released on probation. And didn't have to register as a sex offender.
The Fulton County D.A saying they couldn't prove the case.
Time went on, and all was forgotten, until July of 2018, when Dupree was arrested again.
This time, it was Clayton County. But the story--familiar.
He was accused of sexually assaulting the young child of a woman he was dating.
"This other child that experienced the same thing that my daughter experienced, it would not have happened," [if Dupree was locked up the first time] says the mother of the first alleged victim.
While the Fulton County D.A told us off camera their hands in that case were tied, they refused multiple requests for an on camera interview to answer pointed questions.
And its not just us asking; these two mothers want answers.
Some action however, may be coming. Now that Dupree has been arrested again, he has a probation revocation hearing in Fulton County, and he could face up to 40 years in prison if he is convicted on those grounds.
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