Police: Boy walked on Gulf Freeway as punishment for weight

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Angela Garcia

LEAGUE CITY - League City police say a mother kicked her son out of a car because of his weight and forced him to walk along the Gulf Freeway at night.

The original incident occurred on the evening of September 7.

During Wednesday's court hearing, Angela Garcia admitted she was arguing with her 10-year-old about his weight and then forced him to get out of the car and walk as punishment.

Garcia faces child endangerment charges.

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