A 19-year-old woman has been arrested and charged with burning the genitals of her 15-month old son. The incident reportedly happened earlier this month when Jodi Rock of Tahlequah, Oklahoma was taken into custody on a felony charge of injuring a minor child.
Rock was straightening her hair when she attacked her child’s testicles with the straightening iron.
The baby had three burn marks on his thigh and genital area.
Police report that there have been several other incidents where the boy was abused. When he was taken to the hospital, doctors found several fractures on both of his shoulders.
Fractures on the child’s forearm and right wrist were also found. Investigators noticed that the child’s shoulder was “slack and had an obvious deformity that was impossible to not notice. The child visually appeared to be in agony’