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David Knelsen Kept His Son In A Wooden Box For Eight Weeks

by | 18th, June 2011

TO Santa Cruz, Bolivia, where Canadian dad David Knelsen has locked his 21-year-old son, Johan Knelsen, in a box. Dad, reportedly, authorities that his son was mentally ill and had to be punished for stealing three chickens and/ or using a phone without permission.

Dad is a member of a Mennonite denomination but how his Christian beliefs  affec t this case are unclear.

Johan’s wooden box is in his dad’s lounge. And it gets even odder when the TV news arrives and a journalist interviews Johan still inside the box. (He wees in bottles.) The Reuters report makes mention of the family’s religious

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