A mother’s boyfriend is being charged with the death of her two-year-old son after he allegedly stepped on the boy’s stomach. According to sources, Joshua Scott Schoenenberger was angry the boy could not be successfully potty-trained.
Daily Mail reports:
Joshua Scott Schoenenberger, 34, admitted to intentionally stepping on James ‘JJ’ Sieger Jr.’s stomach because he was frustrated the boy was ‘repeatedly urinating and defecating throughout the house’, according to charging documents.
Authorities state the toddler had feces smeared all over his face before he was purposely dropped on the floor.
Documents state Schoenenberger claims he didn’t intend to hurt the boy, but he is being charged with first-degree felony aggravated murder and second-degree felony child abuse.
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