Who is Tiana McElveen? (Daycare worker arrested after she allegedly hit, threw child) Biography, Wiki
Tiana McElveen is a South Carolina daycare worker was arrested last week after she allegedly hit and tossed a 5-year-old child to the ground, according to reports.
Surveillance video released of the alleged Aug. 14 incident appeared to show two children fighting over a toy at Care-A-Lot Daycare Center in Sumter County. When Tiana McElveen went to break up the scuffle she allegedly struck one of the boys in the face before throwing him to the ground twice, reports said.
“I was shocked that someone could do this to a child,” said Germaine Council, the father of two, after seeing the video on Facebook, Charleston reported by WCIV. “I’d be crazy, really crazy.”
According to The Sumter Item, 24-year-old McElveen was fired from his job at the facility during a separate incident last Friday after the staff allegedly put food on the floor to “eat like a dog.”
The Sumter County Sheriff’s Office said McElveen was registered with the Sumter County Sheriff’s Bureau Detention Center on August 20 and was charged with illegal behavior against a child.
He was released after paying a $ 1,500 bond. According to the newspaper, the Social Services Department was also informed.
Daycare employee arrested and fired for hitting a 5-year-old boy in Sumter, SC.
Tiana McElveen, 24, was seen on the daycare surveillance hitting the child in the face and tossing him to the ground twice. (Sumter County Sheriff’s Office) pic.twitter.com/lXEY3Mh0ER
— Josh Berry (@_joshberry) August 25, 2020