A mother was arrested after burning her son’s hand on a stove as punishment.
The mother of Florida, was arrested and she was ordered to stay away from her son. The boy and his sister were placed in the custody of a family member.
34-year-old Zayme Flores of Orlando, is accused of burning the hands of her 15-year-old son on a hot stove as punishment for selling her drugs.
Police said the concerned son took a bag marijuana, which he found under the sink of his parents’ bathroom, and sold it so that they would not get high.
When Flores learned of her son’s actions, she forced his hand onto a hot stove and burned him.
When police arrived at the family’s home, they said that the boy had blisters on his hands consistent with being burned.
Flores was arrested on charges of felony child abuse and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.