Police: Man punches woman, hits child

Police arrested a Greenwood man they said punched a woman in the face, slapped a 3-year-old child, and threatened to kill one of her children and burn down her home.

Timothy L. Duncan Jr., 28, has been charged with battery resulting in bodily injury, domestic battery, intimidation and criminal recklessness. He was arrested Monday on a warrant.

The woman who was attacked went to the hospital and was treated for a sprained wrist, cuts and bruises after the fight on April 15, according to a police report. Her 3-year-old son also had a bruise on his cheek and told police Duncan hit him with an open hand and that the man did it frequently, the report said.

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