HOOD COUNTY (CBSDFW.COM) – Hood County Sheriff’s Office Investigators arrested a 23-year-old man for allegedly beating a 2-year-old girl, leaving her with multiple bruises all over her body.
Jake Arron Watson was charged with Injury to a Child.READ MORE: 2-Year-Old Wanders Into Backyard, Drowns In Pool
His charge stems from a child abuse complaint where he’s accused of harming his girlfriend’s daughter.
“Heads are going to roll, and you will go to jail if you abuse a child in Hood County. The safety and wellbeing of children in Hood County is our number one priority at the Hood County Sheriff’s Office,” said Sheriff Roger Deeds.READ MORE: Texas Lawmakers Debating Redistricting As Third Special Session Begins At State Capitol
Watson is currently out of jail on bond.
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