34-year-old Angela Graciela Garcia was arrested and is now facing charges after police say she kicked her son out of the car on the shoulder of the Gulf Freeway and told him to walk home as a punishment!
ABC 13 reports that Garcia was arguing with her son when she forced him to get out of her 2013 Audi. The boy walked about 10 minutes in the dark before a passerby saw him and called police.
"The freeway isn't the time to teach your child a lesson. The freeway is a dangerous place. This particular stretch of 45 has had several fatalities in the past month," said Officer Reagan Pena with the League City Police Department
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League City Police Department