Aggravated Child Abuse Arrest Involving a Two Month Old

On 10/15/2017, the Police Department was contacted regarding a two month old infant that was being treated for a significant head injury and multiple broken bones at the Southeast Alabama Medical Center. After a lengthy investigation, Joseph Alexander Pitts (24) was arrested for Aggravated Child Abuse. His bond was set at $500,000.

All subjects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.