A 49-year-old mom, Priscilla Ethridge, was jailed after she allegedly told Walton County Sheriff's Office deputies she hit her son, who was standing in his underwear, with a shovel handle and told him to get out of her home, reports the Northwest Florida Daily News in Fort Walton Beach.

Her son, who is on probation, suffered either a broken or dislocated elbow.

Time to ban assault shovels?

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