Woman beat son after he flushed rent money down toilet, deputies say

Woman beat son after he flushed rent money down toilet, deputies say


WFTV obtained documents Friday showing Danielle Whipple was granted an early termination for probation in 2017 following her 2015 arrest for child abuse.

Whipple was ordered to complete 24 months of supervised probation in November of 2015. Documents show she was ordered to complete an anger management course and a parenting class. The court also told her the use of corporal punishment was not allowed and she was to have supervised contact with her child.

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A judge signed the order of early termination for probation because Whipple completed the conditions, made all of the court payments and finished over half of the 24-month sentence.


An Orange County woman is facing child abuse charges after allegedly beating her son.

Danielle Whipple, 24, is accused of beating her son after he flushed $720 in rent money down the toilet.

According to investigators, the child had a black eye, bloody nose and a handprint-shaped bruise on the side of his face.


The Florida Department of Children and Families gave Whipple's live-in boyfriend temporary custody of the child.

According to investigators, Whipple has been investigated twice before on similar abuse allegations.

Investigators did not say how old the child is.