A Pasco County man was arrested Tuesday after deputies discovered a youngster chained contained in the storage of a house, in response to the Pasco County Sheriff’s Workplace.
Deputies responded to a residence in Land O’ Lakes on Tuesday to examine on a 17-yr-previous boy who had earlier indicators of bodily abuse. Once they acquired there, deputies stated they found the teenager within the storage, chained on the ankle to a one hundred fifty-pound punching bag.
Pasco Hearth Rescue additionally responded to the scene, minimize the chain and decided the juvenile didn’t want medical remedy.
Carlos Alvarez, forty two, was arrested round 5:30 p.m. after being situated at a close-by park, deputies stated.
The sheriff’s workplace believes the teenager had been chained up since Sunday when he was returned after operating away.
Based on the arrest report, Alvarez hit the teenager with a belt, leaving marks on his physique. He additionally reportedly punched the teenager a number of occasions within the face and physique.
Submit Miranda, Alvarez admitted to the crime, the report says.