A mother and father tied their son to a tree as punishment for disobedience and by leaving him outside for two nights, caused his death. The couple have been charged with murder according to the police.
Brice Brian McMillan described the events to authorities and admitted that the boy was forced to sleep outside while bound to the tree The child was behaving badly and this was the way the parents chose to punish him.
Sheriff James Knight reported that the child was found by his grandma who found him tied with plastic and other types of twine.
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The McMillans are being held under no bond and are scheduled for a first appearance in court Monday. The sheriff’s office said they did not know if the couple had an attorney.
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