Father accused of dunking 4-year-old’s bottom into scalding water

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) - A south county man is accused of dunking his four year old's rear end in to a sink of scalding hot water. That happened after court documents state Basil Shehadeh's son told him he had feces on his bottom. The child suffered 2nd degree burns.