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7/18/2012 7:46:00 AM
Paulden man accused of whipping boy, dropping him head-first
Jaccob Billiter
Jaccob Billiter

A man was arrested Wednesday on child abuse charges after Sheriff's deputies said he whipped a 6-year-old boy with a hose and dropped him head-first on the ground and injured a 4-year-old boy, said a spokesman for the Yavapai County Sheriff's Office.

Jaccob Billiter, 34, had been living with his 23-year-old girlfriend in a camper in the 24000 block of N. Highway 89 in Paulden, where deputies were called July 10.

They found the two boys, the older one with a "significant injury to his head and dried blood on his face," said spokesman Dwight D'Evelyn. Deputies were told he had been held upside-down while being whipped with a hose as punishment for drinking out of the irrigation system. He had welts on his back from the hose, and the head injury apparently happened as a result of the child being dropped head-first, D'Evelyn said.

The younger child "had a visible injury on his forehead resulting from punishment by Billiter," D'Evelyn said.

Paramedics took the boys to a hospital for treatment.

The following day, deputies - who had been told Billiter had run as they were arriving - found him at a nearby friend's home and arrested him. He was booked on two counts of child abuse, aggravated assault, disorderly conduct, and two counts of neglect or abuse of a minor.

He is being held on a $10,000 bond and the children are in protective custody.

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Reader Comments

Posted: Monday, July 30, 2012
Article comment by: Fare Play

Its a good thing he didnt have any pot on him or he would have really gotten into trouble. Abusing two little kids looks bad but he will probable do a couple of months and the rest will be unsupervised probation.

Posted: Thursday, July 19, 2012
Article comment by: see ya later loser....

Being a father is an honor...Good bye loser. they dont like people like you where you are headed....What comes around goes around.

Posted: Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Article comment by: GROWN BULLY!

I'd love 10 mins alone with this excuse of a man!!!



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