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Muskogee MiniCon

Wednesday, January 23, 2019, 8:44 AM

Micheal Miller, left, and Courtney Perkins

Two people in Muskogee were arrested after a video shown to police allegedly depicted the man hitting an eight-year-old girl, according to Muskogee Police.

Micheal W. Miller, 39, and Courtney Susan Perkins, 23, were each arrested after police responded to a disturbance. When officers arrived, according to Officer Lincoln Anderson, they were showed videos of Miller holding his hand over the eight-year-old girl’s mouth and hitting her. He was arrested on two complaints of abuse of a child.

Perkins was arrested on a complaint of not protecting the child and notifying authorities of the alleged abuse immediately.

CORRECTION: According to documents filed with the felony cases filed against the pair, the child was eight months old, not eight years.