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TUCSON -- A Sierra Vista father has been arrested after he allegedly used a large plastic mixing spoon to hit his young children.
Sierra Vista police said 23-year-old Luis Ramirez faces two counts of child abuse.
Ramirez's mother and the mother of his two children reported that he struck the children with a large plastic mixing spoon on Saturday.
Police say a 4-year-old girl and a 3-year-old boy had bruises on their shoulders.
Ramirez was arrested Monday morning.
Information from: Arizona Daily Star
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