Father sentenced for ‘scalping’ son

Kodi Weatherspoon sentenced to prison for felonious assault on a child.  (Photo/Greene County Jail)
Kodi Weatherspoon sentenced to prison for felonious assault on a child. (Photo/Greene County Jail)

FAIRBORN, Ohio (WDTN) – A man accused of scalping his baby will spend four years behind bars.

Kodi Weatherspoon, of Fairborn, entered a guilty plea Thursday for felonious assault and misdemeanor child endangering.

A judge sentenced him immediately.

Investigators say when they arrived at Weatherspoon’s home last June, his wife was bloodied and beaten, and his infant son had a two to three inch piece of scalp missing.

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