Oklahoma man pleads guilty after filming little boy being drop-kicked in head

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KONAWA, Okla. – A Konawa man has pleaded guilty to charges related to child abuse after a video surfaced on social media last year.

The video shows a 15-year-old repeatedly drop kicking an 8-year-old in the head.

According to police, Joshua Whittington and the teen’s mother, Tracy Casteel, watched and recorded the whole thing.

The Ada News reports that Whittington pleaded guilty to two counts of aiding and abetting child abuse.

He could face up to life in prison.

Casteel is charged with two felony counts of enabling child abuse.

She has pleaded not guilty.

MORE: Parents charged after allegedly filming little boy being drop-kicked in head


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