Daniel Neal, 57, of 2021 Benedict Street was charged on July 21, 2018 for unlawful conduct towards a child.

The Newberry Police Department responded to 2021 Benedict Street in reference to a 13-year-old child who had been physically abused by Neal. Upon arriving on scene, officers began their investigation by conducting interviews with the victim and other witnesses at the residence to determine what had occurred.

During the investigation officers found that Neal had physically assaulted the victim, which resulted in the victim sustaining bruising that was visible to law enforcement.

Neal was arrested and booked into the Newberry County Detention Center where bond was set at $20,000.