Dad Charged For Beating Daughter's Boyfriend A Florida man says he was just defending his daughter. Raul Colon says he heard noises coming from his teenage daughter's bedroom, and he found a stranger on her bed. Police say Colon whacked him with a pipe, then chased him out the door. Then he learned, for the first time, that his daughter has a boyfriend. Fathers everywhere will be stunned to learn that whacking a boy with a pipe is apparently not a father's prerogative. Police charged him with aggravated battery.
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Dad Charged For Beating Daughter's Boyfriend

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A Florida man says he was just defending his daughter. Raul Colon says he heard noises coming from his teenage daughter's bedroom, and he found a stranger on her bed. Police say Colon whacked him with a pipe, then chased him out the door. Then he learned, for the first time, that his daughter has a boyfriend. Fathers everywhere will be stunned to learn that whacking a boy with a pipe is apparently not a father's prerogative. Police charged him with aggravated battery.

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Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep. A Florida man says he was just defending his daughter. Raul Colon says he heard strange noises in his teenage daughter's bedroom. He found a stranger on her bed. He allegedly whacked him with a pipe and chased him out the door. Then he learned for the first time that his daughter had a boyfriend. Police charged the father with aggravated battery, even though fathers everywhere thought that whacking a boyfriend with a pipe was a father's prerogative. You're listening to Morning Edition.

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