Elkhart Man Arrested for Child Neglect

An Elkhart man was arrested Tuesday on charges of child neglect.

Lander Johnson, 27, faces is accused of beating his girlfriend's son.

The 2-year-old was airlifted to the hospital on November 17th with life-threatening injuries, he remains in intensive care.

Johnson is being held without bond. A probable cause hearing is set for Wednesday.

The case is still under investigation.

If you have any information, call the Elkhart County Homicide Unit at 295-7076.


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