Columbus man pleads not guilty on child cruelty charge

Andre Johnson
Andre Johnson

By Web Staff – email

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – A Columbus man arrested for beating his three year old step-daughter over the weekend appeared in court on Saturday morning.

20-year old Andre Johnson entered a plea of not guilty to aggravated assault and cruelty to children.

His bond was set at $40,000 and he was ordered to not have any contact with the victim if he makes bond.

His case has been bound over to superior court

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