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March 7, 2012
Marla Augustine, Communications and Legislative Services, (402) 471-4047 or
Child Care License of Lincoln Provider Suspended
Lincoln—The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services has suspended the child care license of a Lincoln provider.

Sonja M. Merrick, 5268 W. Redberry Lane, in Lincoln, must immediately cease providing child care.  As long as her license is suspended, she cannot provide child care to any children other than her own.
The order was effective March 6.
NOTE:  For copies of the public documents related to this case, see attachment
Because some of the case documents have been placed under seal to protect the identity of the children involved, no further information is available.  However, the Lincoln Police Department may have relevant information.