Domestic Battery Counts Face Man In Alleged Assault On 9 Year Old Boy

A Blackford County man whom police say hit and threw a nine year old boy is behind bars. 35 year old Shad Hight of West Huntington Street in Montpelier, is charged with domestic battery. Police say Hight also punched the boy with a closed fist and hit him with a belt. with a history of domestic violence threw, punched and beat a nine-year-old boy. DCS plans to remove the boy and two other children from the home.