Dad Calls Police on Daughter for Stealing Lunch Money 😱 But There's More to the Story...

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We've all heard stories of parents trying to teach their kids a lesson, but sometimes things don't go as planned. One father thought he was doing the right thing by calling the police on his sixth-grade daughter for stealing lunch money. He wanted to show her that stealing is wrong and can lead to serious consequences. But little did he know, there was more to the story than meets the eye. Let's dive into this family drama and find out what really happened. 😮

Lunch Money Mystery 🕵️‍♂️

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Something's Not Right... 💸

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Setting a Trap 🎣

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Calling in the Cops 🚔

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Confronting the Daughter 😨

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The Real Story Emerges 🤯

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Helping a Friend in Need 💔

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Confirmations All Around 🧐

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Father's Explanation 🗣️

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Communication is Key 🔑

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Wife's Furious Reaction 😡

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Dad's Defense 🛡️

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Daughter's Fears 😢

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Apology and Explanation 🙏

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Father's Doubts 🤔

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A Lesson Gone Wrong: Dad's Plan Backfires 🚧

In an attempt to teach his daughter a lesson about stealing, this father called the police on her for taking extra lunch money. But the truth was far more complicated. The daughter revealed that a bully had been stealing her lunch money, and she was also buying lunch for a friend in need. The wife was furious with her husband's actions, fearing it would damage their relationship with their daughter. Now, the father is left wondering if he really did the right thing. What do you think? Let's see how the internet weighs in on this family drama... 💭

Parenting fail: Dad calls police on daughter for lunch money theft 🤦‍♂️

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Trust and respect lost: Dad calls police on daughter over lunch money 😢

transwomenaremen0000 | transwomenaremen0000

Parenting fail: involving cops instead of talking to your child 😬

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🚨 YTA dad calls cops on daughter over lunch money

her_ladyships_soap | her_ladyships_soap

Parent humiliated daughter by calling police for stealing lunch money 😔

magicpalace | magicpalace

Parenting fail: Dad calls cops on daughter for stealing lunch money 😠

LimestoneScone | LimestoneScone

Parent's actions towards daughter are criticized for lack of trust 😡

Ijustlivehere4awhile | Ijustlivehere4awhile

Parenting advice: Listen to your child before taking drastic measures 👥

malissamajora | malissamajora

Parenting fail: Dad calls cops on 6th grader for lunch money theft 😱

hella719 | hella719

🤯 Taking a nuclear approach without consulting partner, YTA

Model3107 | Model3107

Dad accused of being unfair and not hearing daughter's side.

MightyMary007 | MightyMary007

Parenting fail: Calling the police on your 11-year-old daughter 😬

milee30 | milee30

Parenting gone wrong: Skipping communication and jumping to police intervention 🤯

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Parenting fail: Dad calls police on daughter for non-crime 😱

WembleyToast | WembleyToast

Jumping to calling the police without talking? YTA. Big time. 🤯

screamEEE | screamEEE

Fiery comment condemns dad's actions, offers support to family 👏

kitannphoenix | kitannphoenix

Parenting gone wrong 😠 YTA didn't give benefit of doubt.

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Parenting advice from a former pre-teen girl 👍

januarysdaughter | januarysdaughter

Parenting gone wrong 😱 Traumatizing your child for life is not okay.

liveoutside_ | liveoutside_

Parent called police on daughter instead of helping her. YTA 😒

erskie | erskie

Parent called cops on bullied daughter, YTA according to comment.

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Parenting gone wrong 😠 YTA called cops on daughter for stealing.

TravelingBride | TravelingBride

User calls out dad's extreme punishment over stolen lunch money.

scrntonstranglr | scrntonstranglr

Confrontation at school is extreme. Discussion at home is better. YTA 🙅

nidoqing | nidoqing

Parenting tip: Communication is key 👍

stp2395 | stp2395

Parenting gone wrong: Dad humiliates daughter for stealing lunch money 😔

grumpyspudgal | grumpyspudgal

Parenting requires communication and trust. YTA for overreacting.

jmontano86 | jmontano86

Dad accused of being the a**hole for not understanding daughter's experience 🤔

SarahCannah | SarahCannah

Parent's actions cause more harm than good, commenters outraged 😡

Iwilltellit2urface | Iwilltellit2urface

Can you really press charges against your own child? 🤔

teftape | teftape

Parenting gone wrong 😠 YTA called out by commenters.

G0ldfish212 | G0ldfish212

🚨 Dad jumps straight to calling police on daughter, YTA.

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Trust issues with daughter- YTA comment section gets heated 😱

breatheawayfromme | breatheawayfromme

User shares personal experience and calls out YTA parent.

peachykeen5552 | peachykeen5552

🚨 Dad called police on daughter for stealing lunch money, but YTA for not having a conversation first. 🗣️

newaxcounr | newaxcounr

Teaching your child is your responsibility, not the police's 👨‍👧

fabulousautie | fabulousautie

Parenting gone wrong 😠 Trust is key in relationships.

OnlyTheBestAdvice | OnlyTheBestAdvice

Parenting gone wrong 😱 Daughter humiliated and bullied. YTA.

jennyisonreddit | jennyisonreddit

Emotional abuse of 11yo daughter, YTA. Publicly humiliated and endangered.


Parenting tip: Instead of calling the police, talk to your child 👍

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Parent's lack of trust leads to unnecessary police involvement 😒

maplepowerleaf | maplepowerleaf

Parent called police on child for lunch money theft, YTA according to commenter

kittin-kithe | kittin-kithe

Parent's handling of lunch money incident criticized for lack of empathy 😔

Blackstonia | Blackstonia

Dad gets called out for not talking to daughter before calling police 😡

NYCQuilts | NYCQuilts

Parenting fail: Dad calls cops on daughter for lunch money 💰

gwacemom | gwacemom

Father's overreaction and lack of trust leads to family issues 😔

cassandracurse | cassandracurse

Calling the police on your own child is never okay 😔

ProButtSnorkler | ProButtSnorkler

Daughter was Robin Hooding, dad called Sheriff of Nottingham. YTA 😱

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Father's actions may have caused daughter to lose trust and friends 😔

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Psychologically abusive parenting can have long-lasting effects. YTA.

hazeleve5 | hazeleve5

Parenting gone wrong 😱 Lack of communication and trust

LefthandedLemur | LefthandedLemur

Heartwarming comment about daughter's selfless act. 😢

geroshizzle | geroshizzle

Parenting with police intervention is not always the best solution. 🤔

xAllygator | xAllygator

Parent's responsibility or police matter? YTA sparks debate.

Firethorn101 | Firethorn101

Parenting fail: Dad calls police on daughter for $20 theft 😱

RunningTrisarahtop | RunningTrisarahtop

Parenting advice: Communicate, understand, and reason with your child. 🤝

Mujah | Mujah

Parent's decision to call police on child for stealing has consequences. YTA 😱

LittleJackass80 | LittleJackass80

Parenting trust issues can lead to a broken relationship 😢

Certifiably_Quirky | Certifiably_Quirky

Sarcastic comment deems father the a**hole for calling police 😒

Orr-Man | Orr-Man

Parenting fail: Dad calls cops on daughter for stealing lunch money 😬

tsoula | tsoula

Calling the cops on an 11-year-old for taking extra lunch money? YTA 😱

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Parenting gone wrong 😢 YTA called out for overreaction.

MFlix | MFlix

Approaching her first would have been sane. YTA for humiliating.


Parental trust broken. YTA for not listening to your daughter.

saltyhotwing | saltyhotwing

Traumatized by a wellness check, calling cops on daughter too much. 😟

helpreddit12345 | helpreddit12345

Parenting responsibilities vs. police involvement 🤔

stunning-stasis | stunning-stasis

Harsh criticism for dad's parenting and communication skills 😱

imsorryyouareawful | imsorryyouareawful

Redditors call out bad parenting in stealing lunch money incident 🤨

shuemue | shuemue

Parent criticized for lack of communication and shaming tactics. 😔

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Dad called police on daughter for stealing lunch money. Commenter calls him an a**hole for not giving her a chance to explain.

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Parenting gone wrong. YTA for involving the police. 😱

Inevitable_Sea | Inevitable_Sea

Parenting fail: Dad calls police on daughter without talking first 🙄

BrooklynKidK | BrooklynKidK

YTA for calling the police instead of talking to your daughter 😱

LunarDeer542 | LunarDeer542

Skeptical commenter offers a 'gift' for the family 🚩

Ande7897 | Ande7897

Trust is a two-way street 🙏🏻

ksilver | ksilver

Emotional abuse is still abuse. YTA and risking your relationship 😔

cruzanmutt | cruzanmutt

Parenting fail: Dad calls police on daughter for lunch money theft 😬

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