Monday, August 24, 2009
Augusta Man Wanted for Beating Son
Richmond County investigators are looking for 26-year-old Christopher Lavert Loggins for one count of cruelty to children in the first degree.
Mr. Loggins is accused of beating his 1 year old son with a belt Sunday at the home his apartment, 2150 B Street.
"The child was taken to the Medical College of Georgia for treatment of multiple welts and bruises and a ruptured spleen," Lt. Scott Peebles said in a press release. "The child is expected to make a full recovery. "
The suspect has family on the 2400 Block of Lumpkin Road and may be in that area. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office at 706-821-1080 or the tip line at 866-939-5050.