Friends pour pot of boiling rice on sleeping teen for taking their PlayStationBy Mason White 5:49 PM April 27, 2015
By: Mahesh Sarin
(Scroll down for video) Two teens were arrested on charges of assault after allegedly pouring a pot of boiling rice on a sleeping teen for taking their PlayStation, police in Georgia said.
Family members of the burned teen said that he was rushed to a nearby hospital, where he was placed in an induced coma.
According to the police investigation, the attack occurred when the boy was sleeping. 17-year-old Damon Clay suffered burns on 70 percent of his body.
Two teenagers threw the pot of boiling rice over him while he slept on Monday morning. Clay was attacked by 19-year-old Quintavious Barber and 19-year-old Malik Moton.
The two accused Clay of stealing their PlayStation 3. Doctors will try to take Clay off a ventilator on Sunday, and then do surgery.
The attackers face charges including aggravated assault and cruelty to a child.