Man throws remote control on boy’s head before using super glue to close the woundBy Mason White 10:55 AM September 17, 2015
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By: Tanya Malhotra
A man was arrested after he cut the head of a child and then used super glue to close the wound.
The man of Northamptonshire, England, threw a remote control at the young child, leaving him with a 1-inch gash.
However, rather than taking the child to a hospital, the man used a strong glue to close the wound, a court heard.
The man, who was not identified, appeared at the Northampton Crown Court, where he pleaded guilty to assaulting a child.
The court heard that the man had been drinking heavily and then “lost his temper” in a house in Rushden. He threw the TV remote control in the direction of the child.
The remote control hit a coffee table and then hit the child’s head, causing the large cut.
Instead of calling a doctor or taking the child to a hospital, the man used glue to treat the wound.
The man also pleaded guilty to assaulting a woman by throwing a mobile phone at her head and punching her in the face.
Judge Timothy Smith sentenced the man to one year and eight weeks in prison, suspended for two years.