Bismarck man arrested after school officials discover injuries on a child

BISMARCK, N.D. - Police say a 34-year-old Bismarck man was arrested Tuesday after school officials saw injuries on a child.

The victim had marks across his back and fresh blood had seeped through his shirt.

An affidavit says the suspect admitted to disciplining the child with a belt before school over a stolen candy bar.

The suspect could face child abuse charges.