PALATKA, Fla. - A Palatka man is behind bars after he allegedly grabbed a child by the arm and verbally assaulted the child.
Jordan Saylor, 21, was observed by Putnam County Sheriff's walking along Old San Mateo Road with a child on Dec. 17, according to a post on the Putnam County Sheriff's Facebook page.
The deputy allegedly witnessed Saylor grab the child by the arm and dangle the child in front of his face before shouting profanities at the child.
Deputies intervened and Saylor was charged with cruelty towards a child.
Saylor was booked into the Putnam County Jail with a $5,004 bond.
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