COVE CITY -

A Craven County man is accused of throwing bleach on a child.

Deputies charged 25-year-old Dontray Dunn with child abuse.

Dunn lives in Cove City; the alleged abuse happened Tuesday.

Dunn threw bleach at the mother of the child, and the bleach splashed onto the child as well, deputies said.

Dunn is now out of jail; deputies arrested him Wednesday.