WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (WFMY) – A man has been charged after punching a 14-year-old child, authorities say.
Deputies arrested Herrera Noe Amaya after the incident on Saturday at a house on Sailway Road. Investigators said Amaya assaulted his wife and threatened her and others in the house with a gun.
Family members tried to stop Amaya but that’s when he punched the child, officials said.
Amaya, 50, is charged with six counts of child abuse, assault on a female, simple assault, and three counts assault by pointing a gun.
Amaya is in the Davidson County Jail under no bond due to a domestic violence hold.
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