DETROIT -

Shocking video has emerged showing a man kicking his six-year-old son off a half pipe.

The video shows the two at a skate park in Jacksonville, Florida. The son is heard howling in pain after his father seems to kick him off the top of the ramp.

Police say the young boy was not hurt by the fall, but they are investigating. The incident was caught on video and uploaded to Instagram.

The 13-year-old who shot the video, said he confronted the father after he watched him kick his son down the ramp: “He said ‘because he needs to learn’.

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