Memphis man convicted for not paying $23k in child support

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Abdalrahim Shadi Hasain

HARRISON COUNTY, Miss. — A Memphis man has been convicted by a Mississippi jury of failing to pay more than $23,000 in child support.

Abdalrahim Shadi Hasain, 37, was found guilty Wednesday on one count of felony non-support of a child, the Mississippi Attorney General’s office said in a news release. He owed the child support for his daughter.

Hasain was immediately booked into the Harrison County Jail and faces a sentence of up to five years and a $500 fine. Sentencing is set for Aug. 31.