Police Investigate Alleged Child Abuse

Shreveport police investigate allegations of child abuse Monday night. Detectives were called out to Lamar Avenue Monday evening. That's where one neighbor tells us a fifteen year old boy ran to her house badly bruised on his back, feet and part of his face. The boy reportedly told her that his dad had been beating him with a computer chord - she called the police. The woman went on to tell News 12 there is a history of abuse in the boy's home. One woman had been detained at the scene, it's still unclear if any arrests have been made. We'll keep you updated on the latest.