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SKI RAGE DOCTOR SENTENCED TO JAIL
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Dr Samuel Caruthers will spend the next 3 Valentine's Days in jail after attacking a 12-year old boy with a ski pole. UPDATED




In an unusual sentence the judge chose the 14th of February as that is when the incident took place -  on Valentine's Day in 2016 .

He attacked the 12-year old with a ski pole at the Mountain Creek resort in New Jersey, USA.

47-year old Dr Caruthers will spend 24-hours in the Sussex County jail on February 14th 2020, and then again in 2021 & 2022.

The 12-year old had crashed into his his 10-year-old son on a nursery slope.

Dr Caruthers then assaulted him with his ski pole.

The boy suffered suffered injuries to his back, ribs and lip.

Caruthers was convicted in April of third-degree child endangerment, simple assault and fourth-degree unlawful possession of a weapon.

See below for an earlier report on PlanetSKI with further details:

In addition to the Valentine's Day jail sentence Dr Caruthers has also been put on probation for several years.

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