Child care worker arraigned in court

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A child care worker in Dobbs Ferry is facing a long list of charges this afternoon, for allegedly assaulting a 13-year-old boy who was in his care.



Leon Thomas, who worked at The Children's Village, is accused of strangling and shoving a boy to the ground.



News 12 is told the victim required medical treatment including stitches to his chin and a dental splint for a loose tooth.



Thomas was arraigned and released on his own recognizance.


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