JERSEY CITY – A pediatric dentist with offices in Jersey City and Bayonne has been charged with punching her boyfriend’s 8-year-old son in the face and threatening to kill him while brandishing a knife on Saturday in Bayonne.
Marissa E. Halum, of the 100 block of Kensington Avenue, is charged with child abuse, making terroristic threats and weapons offense related to the knife, the criminal complaint says.
Halum could not be reached for comment. A call to the Kensington Avenue office went unanswered and an office manager at the Bayonne group practice said she was unaware of Halum’s arrest.
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Source: NJ.com Hudson