Texoma Father Charged With Injury To A Child

A Texoma father was taken into police custody accused of hitting his son.
     Police say James Edward Focken Jr. was seen beating his 11 year old son Thursday afternoon on Sherman Street.
     Police say the boy's mother was able to get the child into a car and leave the area.
     Police say the child was taken to United Regional for pain to his ribs and head.
     Focken was arrested and charged with Injury to a Child.