Police: Scottsdale man repeatedly hit children with belt
UPDATE: A Maricopa County court ruled on Dec. 19, 2017, that no proof existed of abuse or neglect of the children by Ali Mohammad Juma and that he is not a danger to their health, safety or welfare.
Police have arrested a Scottsdale man accused of using a belt to repeatedly beat an autistic boy and two other children over the course of two years.
Ali Mohammad Juma, 42, was booked into a Maricopa County jail Tuesday on suspicion of two counts of child abuse, four counts of threatening and intimidating and four counts of disorderly conduct.
Court records show that, in a recent interview with... read more