11-year-old assaults grandmother after she refuses to buy him toy

11-year-old assaults grandmother after she refuses to buy him toy

Roses Department StoreSome say that games and toys depicting violence beget acts of real violence. It’s hard to say whether a story out of Dayton, Ohio, confirms or refutes that assumption, since the violence occurred when a child was denied the violent toy he wanted.

According to the Smoking Gun, an 11-year-old boy was arrested Monday for punching his grandmother in the face, dislodging her glasses, after she just said no to his request that she buy him a toy at a Dayton, Ohio, department store.

The minor was busted by Dayton cops after a witness called 911 to report an assault in the toy aisle at Rose’s [Department] Store. The victim, 60-year-old Barbara Weeks, told investigators that the boy punched her after she would not make the purchase.

Rock em sock emWeeks told police that her grandson tried to land a second blow, but she fled from him to escape being hit again.

Trending: Giuliani turns copy of Hunter Biden files over to Delaware State Police due to concern about behavior with minors

The child, who was not identified by police, was charged with domestic violence and taken to the Montgomery County Juvenile Justice Center.

The toy the boy was eager to own was Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robots.

LU Staff

LU Staff

Promoting and defending liberty, as defined by the nation’s founders, requires both facts and philosophical thought, transcending all elements of our culture, from partisan politics to social issues, the workings of government, and entertainment and off-duty interests. Liberty Unyielding is committed to bringing together voices that will fuel the flame of liberty, with a dialogue that is lively and informative.

Comments

For your convenience, you may leave commments below using Disqus. If Disqus is not appearing for you, please disable AdBlock to leave a comment.