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Columbus crime: Tony L. Harris, 46, accused of hitting child with bottle

A Columbus man was accused Saturday of hitting a 12-year-old boy with a bottle, reports state.

Tony L. Harris, 46, was charged with aggravated assault, police said. According to reports, a man told an officer that he saw Harris hit the boy in the forehead with a beer bottle while outside a Calvin Avenue home.

Harris was taken to the Muscogee County Jail. While speaking with police, Harris began cursing in front of children, police said. A strong odor of alcohol led police to also charge him with disorderly while intoxicated.

The boy was in satisfactory condition, police said.

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