UPDATE: Kenneth Stevens was arrested Wednesday evening following a tip given to Crowley Police. He was arrested at the Meadows Apartments.


Officials with Acadia Parish Crime Stoppers are still trying to track down a man wanted for burning a child.

Police are looking for Kenneth Stevens for a charge of cruelty to a juvenile.

Stevens is accused of causing a two-year-old child's second degree burns by placing the toddler in scolding hot water as a way to punish the child.

If you know where Stevens can be located, you are asked to call the Acadia Parish Crime Stoppers line at 789-TIPS.

If you prefer, you can download the P3 app on your phone to make a tip from anywhere to any jurisdiction about any case.

Stevens' last known address was in Crowley at the Kathy Apartments which is in the 200 block of Kathy-Meadows Lane. His apartment number was 25.

He's a black male, that weigh around 180 pounds, standing about six feet, two inches tall.

You can also find out more at the Acadia Parish Crime Stoppers page.

People who make tips to the Crime Stoppers line can be eligible to get reward money.

Police have been looking for this man since the middle of April.


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