COPS: Dad Hits Son For Not Paying Attention To Obama Speech
STAMFORDADVOCATE.COM - A North Stamford father trying to make his pre-teenaged son listen to President Barack Obama's State of the Union speech last month was arrested on a warrant Wednesday and accused of striking his son with a coffee mug when the youth would not pay attention.
Mohamed Shohan, 49, of 55 Mather Road, Stamford, was charged with third-degree assault, disorderly conduct and risk of injury to a child. He was released after posting $5,000 bond and will be arraigned on the charges at state Superior Court in Stamford Thursday.
Youth Bureau Sgt. Joseph Kennedy said police were made aware of the assault Jan. 27 when the youth was brought to Stamford Hospital for treatment of an injury to his face. When police interviewed the 11-year-old boy, he told them the two sat down at home to watch the address the day after his father recorded it, Kennedy said.
When the boy kept acting out, the father lost his temper and grabbed a
coffee mug his son was holding and hit him in the face with it, causing
a bruise to the bridge of his nose, it is alleged. click here to read the full article
Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>
A Coeur d’Alene man is accused of giving his fiancé’s five-year old daughter a sexually transmitted disease. Corey McGrath was arraigned in Kootenai County District Court Tuesday on charges of lewd conduct with a minor.>>
SPOKANE, Wash. - UPDATE: Spokane Police say Donavan Gibson is now in custody. Gibson is listed on the Spokane County Jail inmate roster under charges of 1st Degree Murder and 1st Degree Attempted Murder.>>
A man convicted in the 2017 baseball-bat beating death of a man in Airway Heights has been sentenced to two years in state prison.>>
The Devil and DXM: man arrested in child stabbing offers explanation - "I had to do something really evil"
A man with a long-term addiction to DXM, who said he's “the spawn of Lucifer,” admitted to stabbing an eight-year-old boy because he “felt like he had to kill a child” while he was high. 30-year-old Bruce Derek Landahl was arrested Saturday for allegedly entering the HiCo store on Sprague, walking up to an eight-year-old boy playing on an iPad and stabbing him multiple times before the boy’s father was able to stop him. Landahl was booked into the ...>>
Vehicle prowling suspect apprehended by police while they investigate other vehicle prowling incidents. On Monday, officers were investigating reports of vehicle prowling in the area of Wall Street and Riverside Avenue.>>
FLATHEAD COUNTY, Mont. - It's been roughly 18 months since a 26-year-old Spokane Valley man traveled to Montana for work, never to be seen again. The many loved ones of Corey Flannigan try to stay optimistic that one day, answers about what happened to him, will come. "I hate to call it a cold case after 18 months," said Flathead County Sheriff's Office Detective Rich Schuster.>>