Child Abuse Arrest

By WBNG News

Child Abuse Arrest

October 28, 2010 Updated Oct 28, 2010 at 5:18 AM EDT

A Binghamton man is arrested for child abuse.

Johnson City Police say 37-year-old Willie Coaxum of Binghamton abused his three children, who are ages 5, 6 and 9, over a period of time.

Johnson City Police say although Coaxum lives in Binghamton, the abuse happened in the village.

Binghamton Police picked Coaxum up on an arrest warrant for Assault, Attempted Assault, Criminal Contempt and Endangering the Welfare of a Child.

His arrest follows an investigation initiated by Broome County Child Protective Services.

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