Barney the Dinosaur Creator’s Son Arrested for Attempted Murder

So much for the “happy family” because the son of the woman who created “Barney & Friends” has been arrested for allegedly trying to murder a 49-year-old man in Malibu. 27-year-old Patrick Leach, son of Barney creator Sheryl Leach was arrested in Agoura Hills, CA for allegedly shooting a man in the chest on January 9, this according to TheAcorn.com.

First you have the voice of Elmo truly wanting to tickle kids, and now you have a Barney descendant trying to kill someone.   Something tells me that I’m never going to be looking at children’s characters the same ever again.

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