Lake City man arrested for hurting teen

Brandon Markease Flanders

Florence County deputies charged Brandon Markease Flanders, 32, of Lake City Tuesday with one count of Cruelty to Children.

Investigators say on or about May 12, Flanders fought with a 14-year-old, who required treatment for an injury to the head.

Cruelty to Children is a misdemeanor punishable by up to 30 days in jail or a fine in the discretion of the court.

Flanders was released from the Florence County Detention Center on a $3,000 surety bond.