This story is so heartbreaking. A father beat his son so badly, the son needed help walking to bed later that night.
WAGGAMAN, La. – A 14-year-old boy died Wednesday after he was severely beaten over bad grades by his parents, officials said.
The boy’s parents, Furnell Daniel and Terri Daniel, were rebooked on a count of second-degree murder in the death. The two were initially booked on charges of second-degree cruelty to a juvenile.
Officers were called to the scene Saturday on Clifford Court in Waggaman on a call that a boy, identified as Jalen Daniel, fell in the bathtub and hit his head. The boy’s father, Furnell, was identified as the caller.
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