An Upstate man has been charged with child neglect after
authorities say he was walking in traffic not wearing any clothes, while
holding a child.
The Greenville County Sheriff's Office says deputies were
called to North Highway 25 in Travelers Rest on Saturday for reports of the
When they got there, they say they found 24-year-old Anthony
Michael Hedger holding the 13-month-old child.
Both weren't wearing any clothes.
When authorities tried to get the child away from Hedger,
they say he bit the child on the shoulder.
The child was taken to the hospital and later released to
Hedger was also taken to the hospital to be evaluated. He has been charged with unlawful neglect of
a child or helpless person. He is being
held in the Greenville County Detention Center on a $10,000 bond.