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Wisconsin man charged with tying up toddler, leaving him in dog cage


APPLETON (WKOW) -- A Wisconsin man is accused of hitting his two-year-old son, tying him up and putting him in a dog cage.

Michael Kitzman, 34, of Little Chute, faces felony child abuse charges, according to WLUK-TV. Police say Kitzman admitted losing his temper and hitting the toddler. The abuse left bruises on the boy.

Police say Kitzman then tied the toddler's legs and arms with clothing and left him for about 45 minutes, then untied him and put him in a dog kennel in a dark room.

WLUK reports a criminal complaint says Kitzman admitted to the abuse and says he "just lost it."

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