DECATUR, Ala. (WHNT) – Police arrested a Decatur man for allegedly hurting a 3-year-old boy.
Kaimeon Coston, 32, is charged with child abuse. Officers say Coston whipped the child with a belt, injuring him in the back and face.
Police were made aware of the situation during a welfare check on Locust Street in Decatur.
Investigators say Coston is the boyfriend of the child’s mother.
Coston is in the Morgan County Jail with a bond set at $2,500.