A Florida man who was once accused of putting a 3-year-old girl in a hot oven in 2018 has been arrested again after allegedly pouring boiling water onto a 3-year-old boy for accidentally urinating on the floor.
A day care worker noticed burn marks on the child’s back on Sept. 26 and contacted the Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) to investigate.
Deputies said Terry May watched the 3-year-old sometimes. The boy telling the DCF investigator that he accidentally urinated on the floor at May’s apartment so the 47-year-old grabbed boiling water off the stove and poured it on him.
May was taken into custody Thursday, Oct. 10, on a charge of child abuse causing great bodily harm.
May was previously arrested in 2018 when a 3-year-old girl accused him of putting her in an oven. The child also said May hit her with a belt, and she had several injuries across her body, according to a news release.