NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - A man accused of scalding a 4-year-old has turned himself in to police.
The New Orleans Police Department announced Monday that they were searching for Marcel Davis on a second-degree cruelty to a juvenile charge.
Davis was wanted for an incident that happened on April 26, 2018, according to NOPD. Davis is accused of scalding a 4-year-old boy, causing severe burn injuries to the child at a residence in the Seventh District.
Davis turned himself in to NOPD Monday night at 8 p.m. and was booked into the Orleans Parish Justice Center.