PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) - Portsmouth Police have arrested a couple after a teenage family member reported being beaten.
Jan Clark with the Portsmouth Police Department told WAVY.com the 13-year-old victim reported being beaten by Samuel James Eason, 43, and his wife, Jessica Eason, 41.
Clark said the injuries on the victim were consistent with his complaint.
The couple was arrested Friday and charged with assault and battery – family member. Jessica Eason was also charged with abuse and neglect of children.
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