Timmonsville man arrested for putting small child in hospital

Treavis Peterson (Source: FCSO)
Treavis Peterson (Source: FCSO)

FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) Florence County deputies have arrested a 32-year-old Timmonsville man on charges he put a small child in the hospital on Nov. 9.

Capt. Mike Nunn, spokesman for the Florence County Sheriff's Office, said deputies arrested Treavis Neon Peterson Thursday and charged him with unlawful neglect of a child.

On Nov. 9, investigators allege Peterson inflicted non-accidental injuries on a child in his care that sent the child to the hospital, according to Nunn.

Officials have not released the age of the child nor any other details surrounding the investigation at this time.

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