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Police search for man accused of burning toddler

Jamal Ackerson (Source: Baton Rouge Police Department) Jamal Ackerson (Source: Baton Rouge Police Department)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Police are trying to find a man accused of burning a 2-year-old boy.

The Baton Rouge Police Department reported an arrest warrant has been issued for Jamal Ackerson, 22.

Investigators said the incident happened on April 21.

They added the victim suffered second-degree burns to his hips and buttocks.

Ackerson is wanted on a charge of second-degree cruelty to juveniles.

Anyone with information on Ackerson’s whereabouts is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.

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