Transcript for Boy Forced to Hold 'I Like to Steal and Lie About It!' Sign
A nine year old boys punishment for stealing turned heads on 36 highway -- -- scenic Kansas. Citing deciding what this -- things didn't belong to him. And I took a hard line. Richard Fuld says his son stole a video game console and games from a nearby home then lied about it someone and understandings -- So he made this giant red sign for the boy it says I like to steal and lie about it but one who. The -- covered his face from our cameras but that wasn't enough to hide him from the shame of those passing by. But it's not it's -- I'm not -- evident get him Barrett element had been that partial belzer is a regular -- dinner bell he and several others were appalled by what they saw as they pulled up for breakfast and child abuse problem but up but that. From a barn -- are down. Some were so upset by the public punishment they called police. Stand behind me they have a problem with mr. bin -- -- lot of -- blog comments about it -- -- -- -- -- -- -- And nobody gets hurt -- -- to stay safe and you're. Lothian a police chief Raymond hall consulted attorneys that said Fulton did not break any law except Bob wasn't playing some rare. Not a holiday. -- jail and even though many were upset with the parenting choice other stop Fulton did the right thing from her. Some people. Indicated that it really thought it was a good idea repeats you know us and we had. The other yeah are very excited about doing that and it's embarrassing. I think I'm doing the right thing. There is no rule book on parenting courses there was I would buy it. For now -- hopes the sign of shame is enough to keep his son from stealing again.
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