ODESSA, TX (KWES) - An Odessa father is accused of hurting his own son.
Police arrested Marcus McDavid, 42.
Someone called saying they found a child that may have been abused.
Police say McDavid's 13-year-old son told him his dad picked him up by the throat several times and threw him around the living room.
The 13-year-old reported he could not breathe while his father had him by the throat.
Officers say the saw swelling on the teen's head and neck, along with a cut above his collarbone.
They also say he had cuts on his arm, back and knees.
McDavid is charged with injury to a child.
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