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Pontotoc man charged with domestic violence in Oxford

Anthony Powell | Photo: Oxford PD

Oxford police arrested and charged a Pontotoc man after officers responded to the Square for a welfare check on a juvenile.

Posted: Apr 17, 2018 2:14 PM

OXFORD, Miss. (WTVA) - Oxford police arrested and charged a Pontotoc man after officers responded to the Square for a welfare check on a juvenile.

The incident happened on April 13. Police say the juvenile was transported to a hospital after reporting physical abuse.

Officers identified 24-year-old Anthony Powell as a suspect. He was arrested and taken to the Lafayette County jail for aggravated domestic violence and possession of child porn.

His bond was set at $150,000.

No further information was released by police.

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