Marshall Shawn Dean, 36, of the 7500 block of Blackjack Circle, was arrested Feb. 26 on first-degree felony charges of aggravated child abuse and possession of a controlled substance within 1,000 feet of school grounds, and a third-degree felony charge of possession of drug paraphernalia. Police made the arrest at a Navarre elementary school.
According to the report, Dean beat the victim with a wooden spoon on the buttocks multiple times, causing severe contusions. He was also reported to have struck the victim in the face multiple times, causing contusions to the eyes, ears and face.
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