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Adams County man charged with attempted murder after hitting child with metal baseball bat

Joseph Washington Jr. - Source: Adams County Sheriff's Office Joseph Washington Jr. - Source: Adams County Sheriff's Office
ADAMS COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A man has been arrested and charged with attempted murder after authorities say he hit a child several times with a metal baseball bat. 

According to the Adams County Sheriff's Office, an ambulance was called to Rounds Road in the Sibley area on December 2, around 6:45 p.m. 

When deputies went inside the home, they saw a child laying in blood across a couch.

Joseph Washington, Jr. was placed under arrest for attempted murder and transported to the Adams County Jail where he is being held without bond pending investigation.

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