On Thursday, April 4th, Kingman Police arrested Kenneth T. McIntire, on felony charges of Domestic Violence by Child Abuse and Domestic Violence by Aggravated Assault. Earlier in the day a 13 year old middle school student was found to have severe bruising and welts to his lower body. A School Resource Officer began the investigation which resulted in McIntire (father) being contacted and ultimately arrested and booked into the Mohave County Adult Detention Facility. Investigators served a search warrant at the home and recovered the items used to strike the 13 year old. The AZ Department of Child Safety (DCS) is assisting in the investigation. The child was placed into protective custody by DCS.