The Bakersfield man arrested last week for punching a toddler in the face was released during the weekend and now his family fears for their safety.
Justin Whittington was arrested after the security footage of him punching his son went viral. His aunt and her brother said they called Bakersfield police to turn him in, but now they’re feeling the heat from the local community.
Michelle Frost and her brother John Whittington own One Stop Smog and after reading the angry posts on social media and local news sites say they’re concerned about the public’s reaction.
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