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Oklahoma State quarterback Clint Chelf (10) leaps past Oklahoma defensive backs Demontre Hurst (6) and Javon Harris (30) during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game in Norman, Okla., Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki) Oklahoma State quarterback Clint Chelf (10) leaps past Oklahoma defensive backs Demontre Hurst (6) and Javon Harris (30) during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game in Norman, Okla., Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)  

Father allegedly abused son after rooting for OK-State over Oklahoma

PERKINS, Okla. – Police in Perkins investigate a disturbing case of child abuse.

A 41-year-old father in Perkins, right outside of Stillwater, is accused of repeatedly beating his son because the boy liked OU better than OSU.

The suspect has been charged with one count of child abuse in Payne county.

According to police, after a 9-year-old boy told a classmate in school that he roots for OU not OSU, the boy’s father, Gannon Mendez, then allegedly beat the boy at home with a wooden paddle.

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