OKLAHOMA CITY -- An Oklahoma City father is arrested and charged with child abuse.
Jacob Parnell is charged with two counts of parental child abuse for the alleged physical abuse of his sons.
According to the arrest report, Jacob Parnell kicked his sons in the stomach, threw them against a wall and hit them. The boys suffered several bruises.
When asked about it, police said Parnell denied the abuse but admitted he was "hard on his sons."