Dad JONATHAN HAMILTON SILVER has been arrested on charges that he assaulted his 9-year-old twin daughters.
Cherryville man arrested on child abuse charges
August 13, 2009 11:07 PM
A Cherryville man was arrested Thursday on charges that he assaulted his 9-year-old twin daughters last week.
Jonathan Hamilton Silver, 33, entered his daughters’ bedroom while the girls were arguing, according to a warrant affidavit from Cherryville Police. He allegedly grabbed one girl by the neck and threw her on the floor. Then he allegedly hit the other girl on the back and bottom with excessive force, the warrant states.
The girls’ mother took the girls and left the residence.
Silver faces two charges of misdemeanor child abuse. He is being held in the Gaston County Jail on a $10,000 secured bond.