Brayden Barron spent Thursday hanging out with his dad playing catch, watching TV and walking their dog. Usually the 2nd grader would be at H. Allen Hight Elementary school in Natomas during the day.
"We are a little bit livid, yes were are upset," his father Tim Barron said.
Brayden is home serving out a one-day suspension for fighting. However, his father's anger isn't directed him directed at the 7-year-old.
"Brayden was not the aggressor," he declared. "He was actually protecting himself and trying to stop this bully from advancing towards him."
Barron said Brayden complained to him about a 9-year-old boy that had been bullying him and that he even told his teacher.