Man arrested on a child cruelty charge

June 27, 2019–11:22 a.m.


A Lindale man is facing a 1st-degree cruelty to children charge after he allegedly punched a minor under the age of 16 in the nose.

According to Floyd County Jail records, 35-year old Jamie Lee Busby also pushed a woman up against a chain fence during a domestic altercation at his residence on Avenue E.

The altercation occurred in the presence of two juveniles.

Busby was also charged with simple battery and 3rd-degree cruelty to children.

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