Man held for beating girlfriend’s 4-year-old son

Posted on August 24, 2012. Filed under: Abuse Neglect Death | Tags: , , , , |

 AUG. 23, 2012 – TOKYO —

Police on Wednesday arrested a 39-year-old man for allegedly beating the 4-year-old son of his girlfriend at their apartment in Tokyo’s Edogawa Ward.

According to police, the suspect, identified as Yoshiyuki Ishibashi, beat the child repeatedly between late May and early June, TBS reported. Police said the boy was hospitalized for about two weeks. Hospital officials notified police of the child’s injuries.

Ishibashi was quoted by police as saying the “child didn’t take to me and I was trying to discipline him.”

Japan Today


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