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Man convicted of abusing toddler in Jefferson County

Man convicted of abusing toddler in Jefferson County

HILLSBORO, Mo. (First warning 4) – A man was sentenced Monday to seven years in prison for abusing and neglecting a 2-year-old boy.

David Clark was sentenced Monday in Jefferson County. In 2018, he watched Mason Lohman while Mason’s mother was at work. Mason was taken to a hospital that night and meth was found in his system.

Mason suffered a seizure, bruises, a broken arm and broken ribs. The abuse still affects Mason.

Clark’s trial was scheduled to begin Monday, but he instead entered a plea to Alford.