Keith Greene Sr. BBPD Photo

A Breaux Bridge man is spending time in the St. Martin Parish Jail for alleged child abuse violations.

Breaux Bridge Police spokesman Lt. Darren Benoit said 28-year-old Keith Michael Greene Sr. was arrested for allegedly severely whipping his six-year-old son.

Benoit said Green had been previously arrested, but never convicted for domestic abuse, false imprisonment, child endangerment and simple rape.

Bail has not yet been set.