Henrico father accused of mistreating children

Posted by Shawn Maclauchlan

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A Henrico father could be punished for the way he's allegedly been punishing his children.

Henrico police tell us 34-year-old Adrian Walker was charged with mistreatment of children after officers showed up at his home and found a cut on his 9-year-old daughter's head.

Walker told investigators she didn't finish her chores and he was going to hit her with a belt -but she was has hit on her head when she tried to get away.

Detectives say his other two children were also assaulted.

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