By Russell Hixson
STILLWATER, Okla. —
A Perkins man accused of beating a 9-year-old boy with a paddle for liking the University of Oklahoma Sooners better than the Oklahoma State University Cowboys appeared in court Monday.
Gannon Mendez’s case was reset to May 6 by Judge Katherine Thomas.
Mendez, 41, is free on $2,500 bail. He is charged with child abuse.