Christopher Charles Watson (Source: MCSO). KINGMAN, AZ (FOX5)-. A guy from Kingman was arrested for child abuse after allegedly leaving his 10-year-old daughter in the desert on Saturday. The Mohave County Constable’s Workplace detained 28-year-old Christopher Charles Watson for child abuse per domestic violence, a felony.
Constable’s deputies reacted to a welfare check in the 3700 block of East Packard Opportunity at 9 a.m. A witness stated she saw the lady crying, strolling by herself on the asphalt with no shoes on. She stated she asked the little girl why she was crying and she told her that her daddy left her. The witness walked the little lady to her house and telephoned the sheriff’s department.
Deputies stated it was about 91 degrees outside when the girl was found.
The 10-year-old woman informed deputies her father, Watson, drove her out to the desert and forced her out of the truck. The lady stated she also struck her head when she reached for the door manage and her father sped away. The girl said she started strolling back toward the street when she spoke to the female.
Deputies said they likewise observed a bite mark on the woman. She specified her dad did that to her. The girl likewise experienced a headache and her neck hurting.
Medics took the girl to Kingman Regional Medical Center where she was dealt with and launched.
The Department of Child Safety took the girl into custody.
Deputies figured out that the girl resided in the 3500 block of East John L Avenue with her more youthful bro and Watson. The family recently relocated to the area about three weeks earlier.
After the deputies got to the home, Watson woke up from a nap and given off alcohol.
Watson said he was associated with an argument with his child when he decided to take her for a car trip which had actually soothed her down in the past. Watson supposedly dragged his child from the front traveler seat throughout his lap and out of the truck. Watson confessed to dropping his daughter off in the desert with no water or shoes. He stated he returned house and waited about 15 minutes before returning to the desert to get his daughter but he was not able to find her.
Watson was apprehended without occurrence and transported to the Mohave County Prison.
The Department of Child Safety also took his 9-year-old boy into custody.
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