Excessive whipping leads to indictment

Excessive whipping leads to indictment
Malcolm Tyler Smith (Source: Florence police)

(WAFF) - A Florence man remains in jail after being arrested on a grand jury indictment accusing him of whipping a toddler too aggressively.

Police said Malcolm Tyler Smith, who is also known as Tyler Smith, 25, 304 Wallace St., Florence, is charged with child abuse after he was indicted during last week's Lauderdale County grand jury session.

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Smith was indicted after an investigation into the allegations by the Florence Police Department.

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