Boy Won’t Wear Packers Jersey, Father Tapes Jersey on Boy with Restraint, Police Arrest Father

PORTAGE, Wis. – A father was arrested after he restrained his seven year-old boy for one hour with tape while also taping a Green Bay Packer jersey onto him after the boy refused to wear the jersey.

Mathew Kowald was cited for disorderly conduct in connection with the incident with his son at their home in Pardeeville — about 30 miles north of Madison.

The 36-year-old Kowald was arrested Monday after his wife told authorities about the incident. Kowald’s wife to cell phone pictures of the incident as evidence and showed the evidence to police. Kowald was taken to the county jail and held until Wednesday, when he pleaded no contest, paid a fine of $186 and was released.

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