Deputies arrest two women for assaulting 5-year-old boy

LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC (WIS) - Lexington County Sheriff's Department deputies arrested two women over the weekend on charges that they assaulted a 5-year-old boy with a switch that was made from a tree branch.

Lexington County Sheriff James R. Metts said detectives obtained an arrest warrant for Heidi Michelle Oberg, 26, of Lexington, on a charge of unlawful conduct towards a child by a legal custodian. Oberg was being held on Tuesday at the Lexington County Detention Center on a $75,000 bond.