Apr 25, 2014 12:18 PM by cbs46.com
DOUGLASVILLE, GA (CBS46) - Two women are accused of putting a 6-year-old boy in a small dog crate and pouring syrup and kitty litter on him.
According to CBS 46, The child's mother and girlfriend are both facing charges of cruelty to children. Police say a neighbor is the one who called the Department of Children and Family Services emergency hotline.
According to police, the women locked the boy in a small dog cage for hours, poured syrup and cat litter on his hands and feet and made him hold a brick over his head. Police say the boy suffers from a condition and doesn't like sticky things.
Officials said the women claimed they were disciplining him.
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