Felony child abuse charges filed

Published 10:08 am Saturday, April 29, 2023

On April 20, the Oxford Police Department responded to a reported assault of a minor in the 1100 block of Belk Blvd.

After investigation, Marcus Dewayne Jefferies, 42, of Oxford was arrested and charged
with Felony Child Abuse.

Jefferies was taken before a Lafayette County Justice Court judge for his initial bond hearing and issued a $10,000 bond.

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