Child cruelty or just some good old fashioned discipline?? If you think the former, what 'punishment' do you approve of?
Father faces child cruelty charges for teen's punishment
Police arrested a Douglasville father on child cruelty charges after the man punished his 16-year-old son by making him carry a 23-pound landscape stone for several miles.Charlie Mayes, a 40-year-old military veteran with no criminal record, told police he used military-style punishment because his son watched too many videos and didn't do his chores and school work. Douglasville Police charged Mayes with first-degree child cruelty.