May 22, 2012

Nicole McDowell - Charged With Beating 7-Year-Old Neighbor With Metal Pole For Not Keeping Track Of Her Toddler

River Beach, FL (The Weekly Vice) - Nicole McDowell, a 23-year-old Florida woman was jailed Sunday after she alleged beat a small child with a metal pole because he failed to keep track of her toddler son for her.

According to police, McDowell was doing housework when she asked a 7-year-old neighbor boy to keep an eye on her son while she mopped her floor.

McDowell became enraged when she returned a few minutes later and discovered that her son had wandered off. The 7-year-old neighbor boy was "quiet and seemed to not know where the toddler had gone," according to an arrest affidavit.

That's when McDowell grabbed a metal pole that the child was holding and proceeded to beat him with it while screaming "Where's my baby? I told you to watch him."

As McDowell beat the child, she received a phone call from an upstairs neighbor who informed her that the child had wandered up to her apartment.

During a police interview, McDowell admitted to beating the child, stating that the boy had misbehaved by not watching her son.

McDowell was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail and charged with one count of aggravated child abuse. Her bond has been set at $15,000.

Danny Vice
The Weekly Vice

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