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Police: Teen assaulted by mother's boyfriend



JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Police say a fight between a teen and his mother's boyfriend ended with a trip to the police department. 

According to the police report, the teen reported on Friday that he was assaulted at a home on Grove Street. 

The teen told police the man "grabbed him by the face and shoved him to the ground and held them." Police say the fight began over an argument about a truck. 

Police report that the teen's mother and her boyfriend were drunk at the time of the incident. 

The boy left with his Aunt and Uncle and was taken to the Jonesboro Justice Complex to report the fight. 

The incident was reported to the child abuse hotline. 


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