On 5/16/12 The Milford Police Department Criminal Division arrested and charged a 23yo Georgia man stemming from an incident that occurred at a residence at Brightway Commons Apartment Complex on 5/10/12. Alex Givens of Columbus, Georgia was charged with Assault 3rd Degree and Endangering the Welfare of a Child. Detectives discovered that Givens had just recently been temporarily residing with the victim’s mother at the residence. Investigation revealed that Givens had disciplined the 9yo victim with a belt and left several bruises on the victim’s body. The victim did not require medical treatment. Givens was arraigned and released on $3,000.00 unsecured bond.