The Spartanburg Police Department in South Carolina report that they have arrested Shontrell Murphy for allegedly hitting her young son because he gave a Mother’s Day card to his grandmother but did not give to her a card.
Detectives report that Shontrell Murphy has been charged with alleged cruelty to children for hitting her son on the head.
Police did not release the son’s age but he was treated at a hospital.
Police report, the boy’s sister told police that Shontrell Murphy allegedly struck the boy hard because he gave his grandmother a card but not her. She then tore the grandmother’s card up.