Dad Accused of Burning, Beating & Forcing Son to Kneel on Legos

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NEW YORK -- Horrific allegations from Brooklyn where a father is charged with torturing his three-year-old son. Cops he burned and whipped the boy -- then forced him to kneel on Legos, WPIX reports.

Leonardo Decouite was arrested when the child's grandmother called police.

He reportedly also forced his son to kneel on Legos until he bled, pushed the child under hot water until his feet started to burn and put out lit cigarettes on the child's legs and stomach, the complaint said. He also allegedly shot the child in the foot with a BB gun three times.

The toddler’s mother, Kiana Mohansingh, is also charged with assault for failing to protect her son.

What the hell is wrong with people?!