MORGAN CITY, LA (KADN) — Theron Thomas, 34, of Morgan City, was arrested for allegedly putting a toddler’s feet in scalding hot water.
According to police statements, the two-year-old victim was brought to the emergency room with burns on both feet.
Investigator determined that Thomas was carding for the child when the incident happened.
Thomas was charged with second degree cruelty to a juvenile.
Thomas is currently being held at the St. Landry Parish Jail on a $25,000 bond.