Jackson County man arrested for torture and child abuse

JACKSON, AL (WAFF) - A Jackson County man has been arrested for torture and 2 counts of willful abuse of a child under the age of 18.

Authorities say the charges involve his two daughters who are one and two-years-old.

The children's mother made the complaint against 29-year-old Sherman Nathaniel McBryar Thursday afternoon, and he was then arrested by deputies.

The children are currently in the care of a family member of the mother and are said to be okay at this time.

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