Man arrested for kicking 2-year-old in the back, sending him to the hospital

Fayette County
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SMITHERS, WV. (WVNS)—A man is in jail for kicking a two-year-old boy, sending him to the hospital.

Destry Barker has been charged with child abuse resulting in injury.

On July 19, Barker allegedly kicked the young boy in the back because he did not listen to him. The boy was taken to Montgomery General Hospital.

Barker remains in jail on no bond.

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