Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Baby in hospital, dad arrested for child abuse (Colorado Springs, Colorado)

Dad DANIEL SHEFFIELD has been arrested after his 9-month-old son was hospitalized with a skull fracture.

Updated: 8:13 PM Jul 12, 2011

Baby In Hospital, Dad Arrested For Child Abuse
A father is behind bars charged with child abuse.

Posted: 2:14 PM Jul 12, 2011
Reporter: KKTV

Colorado Springs police say an 8-month-old was taken to Evans Hospital on Ft. Carson. The baby had a skull fracture.

Police say the infant was injured while he was at an apartment on the 4100 block of Westmeadow Drive.

The father, 24-year-old Daniel Sheffield, was arrested and taken to the county jail.

Sheffield is an active duty soldier at Fort Carson. He is with the 43rd Sustainment Brigade.