AMARILLO – Amarillo Police arrested 28-year-old Philip David Burnett Tuesday morning after he allegedly injured a child.
Police responded to a call at just after 10 to 47th and S. Bowie on a family fight.
Police say a family fight occurred and Burnett hit the child in the face.
Initial information is that the child was drinking from a bowl and the male struck the bowl with his hand. Injury was minor, described as a contusion in one case and as a laceration and facial swelling in a later report.
Officers booked Burnett into the Randall Co. Jail for injury to a child and for assault w/bodily injury for his assault on the female by pushing and choking her.