Dad JUDE JEROME is accused of burning his 5-year-old son with a barbeque lighter. No mention of Mom. Is there one?
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Man faces child abuse charges
Posted: Today at 6:35 am EDT Last Updated: Today at 9:28 am EDT
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (WSVN) -- A South Florida man accused of abusing his young son has been arrested.
Jude Jerome, 31, is facing child abuse charges after his 5-year-old son alerted authorities at Air Base Elementary School.
According to Homestead Police, the boy said his father burned him with a barbecue lighter. Police said Jerome confessed to the crime.
Jerome has since bonded out of jail.