Injury to a Child Arrest

Susp 6-4-14On Wednesday June 4, 2014, Clezel Montague Mughni, B/M/27, was arrested by Dallas Police Department officers for Injury to a Child/SBI (Serious Bodily Injury), in the 8900 block of Park Lane. The Case Number is 133290-2014. The victim, Marquis Johnson, a fifteen month old child was living at the apartment with the arrestee and his Mother. The Child was transported to Medical City Hospital on June 2, 2014 and was pronounced deceased by medical staff.

The Medical Examiners Office found that the Child’s injuries were the result of blunt force trauma and consistent with Mughni having punched Marquis in the stomach as reported in interviews by the arrestee and witnesses.

A second child, who is a 2 year old female  has also been transported to the hospital. This child suffered an abdominal injury consistent with blunt force trauma and underwent emergency surgery. The child remains hospitalized. The investigation continues regarding the injury to this child and additional charges are expected against the arrestee.

Arrestee Mughni has previous arrests for Burglary of a Habitation and Probation Violation and his Bail was set at $500,000.