Central Square man accused of throwing a child against a wall

Mark R. Menkins

A Central Square man is accused of throwing a child against a wall in an apparent attempt to discipline the child.

Mark R. Menkins, 29, is accused of picking up a child, under the age of 15, and throwing the child against a wall and a counter.

Deputies say Menkins was reportedly trying to discipline the child. The incident allegedly happened at Menkinsâ?? residence in Central Square last Thursday.

Menkins was arrested Friday and charged with endangering the welfare of a child. He was arraigned before the Town of Hastings Court and remanded to the Oswego County Correctional Facility in lieu of $5,000 cash bail or $20,000 bail bond. He is scheduled to return to court on July 10.

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