Teen hit mother with frying pan over Kindle, police say

An Arlington teenager attacked his mother over the weekend because she refused to let him use her Kindle, according to police.

The Ballston 16-year-old assaulted his mother and hit her with a frying pan about 11 a.m. Saturday morning, police said. He has been charged with malicious wounding and destruction of property.

Rachel Weiner covers cops and courts in Arlington and Alexandria.
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