DIXON (WIFR) -- Dixon Police have arrested 23-year-old Kenneth Sims of Dixon on multiple battery charges.
On Friday, September 27th, Dixon Police were contacted by the Department of Children and Family Services and advised there was a six-year-old boy who had received injuries to his facial area which were consistent with being strangled and/or choked as well as being hit and/or punched.
During the course of the investigation, investigators were able to determine that Sims was the father of the child.
Investigators were also able to determine Sims choked and repeatedly struck the boy on his facial area causing his injuries.
Sims was taken to the Lee County Jail once processing was completed to await bond.