Kenneth T. McIntire (Photo courtesy of Mohave County Sheriff’s Office)
KINGMAN — Kingman Police Department arrested Kenneth T. McIntire April 4 on felony charges of domestic violence by child abuse and domestic violence by aggravated assault.
Police said earlier in the day, a 13-year-old middle school student had severe bruising and welts to his lower body. A school resource officer investigated and contacted McIntire.
He was arrested and booked into the Mohave County Adult Detention Facility. Police served a search warrant at the home and allegedly recovered the items used to strike the student.
The Arizona Department of Child Safety is assisting in the investigation. The child was placed into protective custody.