POSTED: Wednesday, March 27, 2013 - 11:45am
UPDATED: Wednesday, March 27, 2013 - 11:49am
LAKE CHARLES, LA — On March 22, the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to a school in DeQuincy after receiving a complaint from school officials regarding Mary A. Jordan, 42, physically abusing a 10-year-old family member who is a student at the school.
Upon arrival, deputies discovered Jordan struck the victim on his back with a belt, causing multiple severe bruises.
After further investigation, Jordan was arrested on March 22 and booked into Calcasieu Correctional Center and charged with Cruelty to a Juvenile. She has been released on a $15,000 bond set by Judge Robert Wyatt.