Articles tagged with: child abuse

23 September 2014

Teacher accused of biting toddler

Posted in U.S. & World News

Prince William County, Va. --- A teacher at a Goddard School location in Prince William County, Virginia, was arrested along with the center's owner following allegations that the teacher bit a todd ...

17 September 2014

Vikings place Adrian Peterson on leave

Posted in Sports

The Minnesota Vikings announced running back Adrian Peterson will not play again for the team until his legal issues are resolved. Peterson has been placed on the NFL's exempt - commissioner's permi ...

17 September 2014

Klamath Falls man sentenced for child abuse

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. --- A Klamath Falls man is headed to prison for nearly seven years for fracturing his infant son's skull during a domestic dispute.50 year old Damon Revis was found guilty last J ...

15 September 2014

Vikings owner says Adrian Peterson will play this week

Posted in Sports

(NBC Sports) Eden Prairie, Minn. — The Vikings gave Adrian Peterson the weekend off for damage control. But now they’re falling back on due process. The team just released a statement from owne ...

28 August 2014

Shocking abuse: chained child

Posted in U.S. & World News

Mich. --- (WOOD)  An 11-year-old boy who was found wandering down a Michigan road early Tuesday told authorities he was running away from home because he had been physically abused.The 11-year-old ...

18 August 2014

Central Point man arrested for child abuse

Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- A Central Point man arrested earlier this year for selling marijuana and psychedelic mushrooms is facing more serious charges. Authorities say Ernest Luther Taylor is facing ...

14 August 2014

U.S. Marshals arrest woman on most wanted list

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Portland, Ore. -- U.S. Marshal’s arrested the lone woman on their most wanted list.Janet Barreto was arrested at a Portland shopping center Tuesday, according to law enforcement; she had been on t ...

06 August 2014

Child kept in cage

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Wyo. --- (KUSA)  Authorities in Wyoming are pressing felony charges against a man and a woman alleging they kept a 7-year-old child in an outdoor cage.The child's mother, Jena Harman, and her boyfr ...

18 July 2014

Florida father beats accused child abuser

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Daytona Beach, Fla. --- (NBC News) Daytona Beach father beat an 18-year-old man unconscious after finding him sexually abusing his 11-year-old son early Friday morning, police said.The father called ...

27 June 2014

Josephine County man facing prison after abusing his stepson

Posted in Local

Josephine County, Ore. -- A Josephine County man convicted of attacking his 2-year-old stepson faces more than seven years in prison. The Grants Pass Daily Courier reports a toddler suffered rupture ...