Story By: Sofija Dizdarevik, Sub-Editor: Alex Cope, Agency: Newsflash
This is the moment a reportedly drunk dad with a history of domestic abuse smashes his crying daughter’s phone and shouts “if I punch you I will kill you”.
The footage of Cazim Odobasic, who lives in the town of Buzim in Bosnia and Herzegovina, apparently bullying his daughter and smashing her phone was filmed by one of his other children before being widely shared on social media.
In the video, he is seen repeatedly intimidating the sobbing girl while yelling: “Enough. I’ll go to jail if necessary.”
At one point he grabs his daughter by her hands and says: “If I punch you I’ll kill you.”
Reports said he was drunk at the time.
After the footage was widely shared on social media, the police arrested him for domestic violence, according to local media.
Police spokesperson Ale Siljdedic said: “Social services, who are involved in this case, will take care of the children.”
According to local media, one of Odobasic’s daughters reported him to the police for abuse three years ago, but the case was dropped due to lack of evidence.
His wife left him two years ago due to his emotional and physical abuse, according to reports.
Netizen ‘Sena Fer’ wrote: “Bosnian justice, are you anywhere? This father is mankind’s filth. How is he not ashamed of his own existence?”
‘Senka Begic’ said: “I see evil behind his eyes.”
‘Sanela Samir Hrustic’ commented: “Go directly to jail, do not pass go.”
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