11-year-old beats up mom after being grounded

MONROE, OH (FOX19) - An 11-year-old Monroe, Ohio boy was arrested and taken to the Butler County Juvenile Detention Center after beating up his mother.

According to the police report, the child's mother claims her son became angry with her Friday after she grounded him for fighting earlier in the week.

The police report says that the child began throwing items around their home and he hit his mother with a garbage can twice. He also hit her with his fist. The mother was not taken to the hospital.

The child was asked why he struck his mother and he stated to police "because I hate her."

The child has been charged with domestic violence.

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