Wednesday, June 7, 2023

Oxford Man Charged with Abuse of a Minor

An Oxford man was arrested recently for allegedly abusing a minor.

Marcus Dewayne Jefferies

On April 20, the Oxford Police Department responded to a reported assault of a minor in the 1100 block of Belk Blvd.

After investigation, Marcus Dewayne Jefferies, 42, of Oxford, was arrested and charged
with Felony Child Abuse.

Jefferies was taken before a Lafayette County Justice Court judge for his initial bond hearing and issued a $10,000 bond.

Staff report