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Starkville man arrested, charged with child abuse

Starkville police have arrested a man for child abuse.

Posted: May 13, 2019 4:53 PM
Updated: May 13, 2019 7:03 PM

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - Starkville police have arrested a man for child abuse.

Leviticus Bell, 18, of Starkville, was arrested on Sunday.

Photo: Starkville Police Department

According to the Starkville Police Department, police officers responded to the Brookville Garden Apartments for a report of an assault.

Police confirmed a 17-year-old girl was transported to OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville for medical evaluation, but she was later released.

Bell was arrested at an apartment complex on Louisville Street in Starkville. 

Police did not release specific information about the investigation.

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