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Police: Jasper man choked his teen-aged son
JASPER - Police arrested a Jasper man after, they say, he assaulted and choked his teen-aged son.
Jasper police say they took Robert Treadway to jail over the weekend after his 17-year-old son told investigators that his father assaulted him, then choked him around the neck.
According to police, investigators observed red marks around the teen's neck.
The 49-year-old father was charged with assault and family violence, but was released on bond.
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