Texas Dad Accused of Carving Pentagram on Son's Back

Police say 6-year-old boy's father used a box cutter to carve a five-pointed star into his son's back.
0:37 | 12/13/12

Coming up in the next {{countdown}} {{countdownlbl}}

Coming up next:

{{nextVideo.title}}

{{nextVideo.description}}

Skip to this video now

Now Playing:

{{currentVideo.title}}

More information on this video
Enhanced full screen
Explore related content
Comments
Related Extras
Related Videos
Video Transcript
Transcript for Texas Dad Accused of Carving Pentagram on Son's Back
A bizarre case in Texas where police say a father carved up ten diagram on his six year old sons back with a box cutter. Brett Martel was arrested and will undergo a mental evaluation he's being held on a charge of assault with a deadly weapon. Police found bloody evidence at the Richland hills Texas home cartel called police and confessed. He said he did it because yesterday 121212. Was a holy day to him. The boy spent eighteen hours in the hospital. Investigators say the -- -- a five pointed star covers the boy's back and is about as big as a basketball.

This transcript has been automatically generated and may not be 100% accurate.

{"id":17963253,"title":"Texas Dad Accused of Carving Pentagram on Son's Back","duration":"0:37","description":"Police say 6-year-old boy's father used a box cutter to carve a five-pointed star into his son's back. ","section":"US","mediaType":"Default"}