Man Charged With Kicking a Child

FLOYD COUNTY JAIL RECORDS

A 28-year old man from Vienna, Georgia was booked into the Floyd County Jail Monday on a felony warrant charging him with 1st-degree cruelty to children.

According to the warrant, Jimmy Richard Gilbert Jr. kicked a child under the age of 12 in the stomach, causing the child to fall back into a wall.

The incident occurred during an altercation with the child’s mother in September of 2018 at a location on Adairsville Road.

Gilbert was also charged with 3rd-degree cruelty to children, simple battery, and simple assault.

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