VIDEO: Suspect accused of slapping teen at Concord family fun center turns himself in



CONCORD (BCN) — The man police say slapped a teen employee of an entertainment center in Concord turned himself in to police Thursday morning.

Police say Torin Jackson of Oakland reached over a counter at the Jungle entertainment and party center on Oct. 22 and struck the 17-year-old boy in the head.

Officers released a surveillance video of the attack, which shows Jackson, who appears to be accompanied by a young child, viciously slap the teen and then step back from the counter.

Police did not provide a motive for the attack. Jackson faces two misdemeanor battery charges, according to Concord police.

KRON4 was the first to break this story.

“It is because of the community’s continued support, that we are able to solve so many crimes and keep our streets safe,” police said in a press release.


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