Based on the facts as you have stated them thus far, a fairly obvious charge that might be brought against your brother is the charge of child abuse. As you can imagine, this is a fairly serious charge and could follow him around for the rest of his life. As an example, he might have a difficult time finding a job if a background check located such a charge.
With this in mind, your brother should take the allegations seriously. Your brother should consider retaining an attorney to help him with this matter. An attorney could contact law enforcement to let them know that your brother is represented. In turn, law enforcement would be prohibited from contacting your brother directly and would need to contact the attorney instead.
The hope, of course, would be to prevent an arrest from occurring. However, if an arrest became imminent, the attorney could also help in having your brother turn himself in. Such an action would help spare your brother the embarrassment and inconvenience of an arrest.
Your question was quite broad, please let me know if you require any clarification.
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