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Columbia man arrested for beating child with extension cord

Published On: Oct 15 2013 07:01:20 PM CDT
Maurice Clark

Maurice Clark


A Columbia man is in the Boone County Jail after he allegedly beat a child with an extension cord then strangled her.

Maurice Clark, 33, was arrested Monday night in the 800 block of Moss Street.

Officers say Clark hit a 12-year-old girl on the arms, back and legs with the extension cord. He then allegedly slapped and strangled the girl.

Officers arrested Clark for child abuse and second-degree assault. His bond has been set at $9,000.


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