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Augusta father charged with child cruelty

Thursday, May 9, 2013 7:23 AM
Last updated 7:22 PM
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An Augusta father being sought by police on first-degree child cruelty charges is in custody.

George Pacheco  SPECIAL
George Pacheco

George Pacheco, 23, was booked into jail Wednesday.

Police were called Monday to a Wylds Road apartment where they found Pacheco’s daughter with redness and swelling to the face, neck, head and back. According to an investigation, the child was punished for receiving a negative discipline report at school.

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nocnoc 05/09/13 - 09:17 am
I can visually picture the

I can visually picture the scene in my mind.

Father "negative discipline, you little %$@#$%#, where *^%$*^$
do you come off doing this &$*^$, You ain't a learning this *%$*$ at home. I'll teach you discipline. Wap, Wap, slug, punch, hit...

To the male bully at the house.
1st notice I did not use the terms Man, Father, or Dad.

Teaching a child discipline and how to act properly starts at home.

A mother administering a good spanking might have been the appropriate YES, but dad's don't slap or hit their daughters.

JRC2024 05/09/13 - 08:24 am
No one that has any sense

No one that has any sense slaps or hits a child. Spank yes but not hurt.

palmetto1008 05/09/13 - 02:04 pm
My parents must have missed

My parents must have missed the messages above. I'll let them know.

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