Teen Announced Brain Dead After His Father Brutally Beat Him With A Wooden Paddle Over Bad Grades

This story is so heartbreaking. A father beat his son so badly, the son needed help walking to bed later that night.

Wdsu Reports:

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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