On November 14, 2017, Keshondra Tyree Corbitt, 27 years old, was charged with 1 count of torture, willful abuse, etc., of a child under 18 years of age by responsible person. Bond has been set at $15,000.00.
This charge resulted from Corbitt punishing a 6 year old child for a disciplinary issue the child received at school. Corbitt punished the child with a belt, however, the punishment went too far and the child received multiple bruises and marks on her arms, stomach, back, side, legs and face.
The Dothan Police Department was notified of this incident by the City of Dothan School System as part of their requirement according to the State of Alabama Mandatory Reporting System. The Dothan Police Department was assisted in this investigation by the Houston County Department of Human Resources.
All subjects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law