(ABC News) A man who was elected to direct a California water agency was arrested on suspicion of felony child abuse after a neighbor caught him on video beating his stepson.
The video shows Anthony Sanchez, 34, playing catch with his stepson. When it appears the boy drops the baseball, Sanchez approaches and allegedly whips him with his belt.
An outraged neighbor, Oscar Lopez, filmed the incident from inside his home and knew he had to step in.
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