(KMOV) – A man is accused of injuring his 3-year-old son after beating him with a belt at their Pine Lawn home in July 2012.
Sedrick Phillips-Smith, 21, was charged Monday with felony child abuse.
According to court documents, Phillips-Smith was at his home in the 3700 block of Sylvan Place on July 1, 2012 when he held the victim down and struck him with a belt.
The victim suffered a fractured rib, scratches and bruises.
Phillips-Smith’s bond was set at $25,000.