HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A Hattiesburg man is facing two felony charges after a woman and child were taken to a hospital following a domestic dispute.
Officials with the Hattiesburg Police Department said Luis Garcia-Lebron, 29, is charged with domestic violence-aggravated assault and felonious abuse-battery of a child.
Garcia-Lebron was arrested after officers responded to a domestic dispute on McCall Street around 4:30 a.m. Tuesday, according to HPD spokesman Ryan Moore.
Moore said the woman and a child under the age of 12 were injured and were taken to a local hospital to be checked out.
Garcia-Lebron was booked into the Forrest County Jail around 6:10 p.m.
HPD continues to investigate the incident.