'Uncle Bubba' charged with hitting nephew - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

'Uncle Bubba' charged with hitting nephew

Ronnie Hill aka Uncle Bubba (Source: SCSO) Ronnie Hill aka Uncle Bubba (Source: SCSO)
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

A man is accused of hitting his nephew and injuring him.

At the end of May, the principal of Grahamwood Elementary School, John Johnson, filed a police report when he said a 6-year-old came to school with the entire side of his face red and broken blood vessels under his eye.

According to the police report, the victim told the school nurse that his "Uncle Bubba", also known as Ronnie Hill, slapped him the day before.

Hill was arrested Monday and charged with child abuse and neglect.

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