Police: Boca Raton father held after throwing rum bottle at son


A Boca Raton man was arrested after a brawl ended with his son suffering a deep cut on his stomach, police said.

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Boca Raton police say a father-son fight on Sunday turned bloody when Scott Biederman Sr., 43, gashed his 18-year-old son Scott Biederman Jr.’s stomach open with a bottle of Captain Morgan rum — because he was fed up with the young man’s drinking and partying.

The elder Biederman told police he “had been pushed to his limits” by his son “constantly” sneaking out of his bedroom window of their house in the 700 block of Southwest Second Street, according to a Boca Raton police arrest report. Biederman Jr. had been using a neighbor’s ladder to climb down from his window, the report said.

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