JACKSON, MS – A man has been arrested for abusing a child.
According to the Jackson Police Department, on April 25, 2015, Tony Lavell Champion was arrested for charges on Felony Child Abuse. He allegedly harmed a three year old male toddler who was treated for non-life threatening injuries.
The incident happened at an apartment complex in northeast Jackson while Champion was reportedly watching the child. He surrendered to authorities at Police Headquarters and is also wanted in Georgia. He is not the biological father.