Police: Stranger spanked man's son in store

62-year-old man arrested

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A Georgia man says a stranger spanked his 2-year-old son after the child kept asking his father for a candy bar.

A Georgia man says a stranger spanked his 2-year-old son after the child kept asking his father for a candy bar.

The Associated Press reports Juan Martinez, 62, smelled of alcohol when police arrested him Tuesday night. The boy's father, James Morris, said his son was asking him for a candy bar in a store's checkout line when Martinez slapped the boy's hand and bottom.

After a struggle with police, Martinez was arrested and charged with battery and obstruction. 

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