The Lippman Youth Shelter at 221 NW 43rd Ct., in Oakland Park, Florida
The Lippman Youth Shelter at 221 NW 43rd Ct., in Oakland Park, Florida PATRICK FARRELL pfarrell@miamiherald.com
The Lippman Youth Shelter at 221 NW 43rd Ct., in Oakland Park, Florida PATRICK FARRELL pfarrell@miamiherald.com

Youth care worker won a fight against a 16-year-old. Then he lost his job.

October 10, 2017 9:00 AM

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  • A honey bun on his head

    This youth says he was beaten up by two fellow detainees at the Miami lockup after exchanging harsh words with an officer. Afterward, the attackers were eating honey buns available only from the staff vending machines. A friend told him: "You know that man put a honey bun on your head." The youth's face is obscured to protect his identity.