A North Smithfield, Rhode Island, man accused of kicking a 6-year-old girl at Chuck E. Cheese’s was released on $500 cash bail after pleading not guilty to an assault and battery charge. Eyewitnesses told police Daniel E. Lafayette, 53, knocked the girl out of the way after he dropped his tokens on the floor. Police said Lafayette told them the girl was trying to steal his dropped tokens. The girl’s mother said her daughter was trying to help pick them up.
He needs a trim and a new shirt.