Slapped in jail
ATLANTA: A Georgia man has been found guilty of second degree child cruelty for slapping a crying two-year-old at a branch of Walmart.
Roger Stephens, 61, will spend six months in jail followed by six months of home confinement.
Authorities say the girl and her mother were shopping on August 31 when the toddler began crying. Stephens approached the mother and said: “If you don’t shut that baby up, I will shut her up for you.”
Stephens slapped her four or five times. – Sapa-AP