Man arrested for punching teenage relative in face, arrest warrant says

Jeffrey Lee Gaston Jr. charged with injury to a child


SAN ANTONIO – A 22-year-old man accused of punching a child relative in the face was arrested and charged, an arrest warrant said. 

Jeffrey Lee Gaston Jr. is charged with injury to a child, a third-degree felony. His arrest warrant said he got into an argument with a 13-year-old girl while at her house.

The warrant said Gaston knocked over a large piece of furniture and then punched her in the eye.

He was also charged with felony criminal mischief for allegedly destroying the furniture, which was worth $4,000.