Articles tagged with: child abuse

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

Posted in U.S. & World News

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

Posted in U.S. & World News

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

Posted in U.S. & World News

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 ...

09 June 2014

Caught on cam: School bus abuse

Posted in U.S. & World News

Florida --- (WFLA News) Lori Lamb says she's lost all trust in Florida's Pasco County School District after a bus camera captured a bus aide hitting her 10-year-old autistic son, Jeffery. When Lamb ...

13 May 2014

Bad grades lead to beating

Posted in U.S. & World News

(WMC) Police say a young boy was beaten for his bad grades by his own mother. The six-year-old ended up at Le Bonheur Children's Hospital after Memphis, Tennessee police say his mother, Latasha Gree ...

23 April 2014

Tigard woman gets life in prison for killing son

Posted in Regional

TIGARD, Ore. -- (KGW News) The mother of a murdered 4-year-old Tigard boy was sentenced Friday to life in prison.During Jessica Dutro’s trial, prosecutors argued that she killed her son, Zachary, ...