40-year-old Elmer Perez Paz was charged for child abuse when he kicked his two-year-old daughter in the back causing her to fall face first when she would not stop crying.
24-year-old Dedja Jenkins was charged with child abuse when her 7-year-old told his father she bit him on the cheek and left him outside with no coat in January. She’s also the mother of a 1-year-old who died after being left in a truck by her adoptive father.
28-year-old Rachel Diller was charged with two counts of child abuse and neglect after police discovered that she left her two children, ages 8 and 6, unattended on a consistent basis while leaving for work in Nashville.
Nashville Rapper ‘Milky Silky’ (Todd Bruce Frierson) was arrested on a child abuse charge Wednesday, accused of leaving bruises on his daughter, and texting her mother “She got her a– whooped, that’s what’s on her”.. and more. He is free on a $2,000 bond.
59-year-old Stephenson Belgrave, of Antioch, is jailed in lieu of a $75,000 bond after he admitted his crimes to a Youth Services Sex Crimes Detective. Metro Nashville Police say Belgrave, 59, admitted that he offered to pay his 13-year-old step-granddaughter $10 to take a nude photo of her vagina and send it to him. He then also admitted to patting her vagina on the outside of her clothing. He additionally admitted to placing a $10 bill under the child’s breast as she slept at his home. Police were made aware…
Mustafa Muhammad, 37, was arrested on Sunday for two outstanding warrants, each charging him with child abuse of his 13-year-old son. During one of the incidents, Muhammed choked the son when he didn’t like what he put on a vision board.
Tony Preston Amaker, 27, was arraigned on Wednesday, after the Grand Jury handed up a two count indictment for charges of aggravated child abuse, and aggravated child neglect, of a 3-year-old child.
Officers found injuries on the child’s eye, with notable swelling and bruising, after her 27-year-old father, Laharles Frazier, was arrested on charges of child abuse and assault. Police say he slapped his 2-year-old daughter in the face, and hit her with a NES Switch, which she had accidentally dropped.
After spending 5 days and 19 hours in jail, unable to post her $5,000 bond and ineligible for pre-trial release, Jenita Jones took a plea deal, for which she will serve 18 months on probation in Nashville. As part of the deal, she plead guilty to domestic assault with injury, and the child abuse charge was dismissed.
Jenita Jones, 39, remains in a Nashville jail this morning in lieu of a $5,000 bond. She is charged with child abuse and domestic assault, after police say she punched her 15-year-old daughter with her fists, and then hit her in the face with a belt, as punishment for stealing a candy bar and a bag of chips from a store.