Johnson City man arrested after infant receives cigarette burns - WFLA News Channel 8

Johnson City man arrested after infant receives cigarette burns

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JOHNSON CITY, TN (WJHL) - A Johnson City man is behind bars after a baby was allegedly burned with a cigarette. Monday night, officers arrested 22-year-old Cody Shaw of Lone Oak Road.

His arrest stemmed from an investigation into a report of a cigarette burn on a 9-month-old infant on May 4. Officers went to Shaw's home Sunday on a domestic call and saw the injury on the baby.

Shaw has been charged with child abuse and neglect. He is expected to appear in Washington County General Sessions Court on Wednesday afternoon.

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