Sumter man charged with domestic violence in attack on woman, child

Sumter man charged with domestic violence in attack on woman, child

SUMTER COUNTY, SC (WIS) - A Sumter man has been arrested on a domestic violence charge, accused of attacking a woman and a 3-year-old child.

Deputies arrested 24-year-old Willie Walker of Mary Street Tuesday. He is charged with domestic violence and cruelty to children.

He was charged after an incident August 29 at a home on Mason Road in Dalzell.

According to arrest warrants, Waker is accused of grabbing the woman and throwing an object at her during an argument. Walker is accused of punching the 3-year-old in the head during the incident. The report says the child suffered "a large knot on the head."

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