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Morgan City man arrested for allegedly burning a toddler's feet

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ST. LANDRY PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5) St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office arrest man for child cruelty.  

The St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office has arrested a man for second degree cruelty to a juvenile after he allegedly put a two-year-old's feet in scalding hot water.  

Theron Thomas, 34, of Morgan City, LA. is currently being held at the St. Landry Parish Jail with a $25,000 bond.

According to a release from the Sheriff's Office, on March 4, the child was brought to the emergency room with burns to both feet. Investigators said Thomas was caring for the child at the time of the incident. 

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