Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Dad arrested for critically injuring 7-week-old son (Dallas, Texas)

Dad is identified as DAVID LOPEZ.

Dallas police arrest father accused of shaking, critically injuring 7-week-old baby

By Tasha Tsiaperas 10:23 am on August 28, 2013

A Dallas man has been arrested on an injury to a child charge for shaking his 7-week-old baby Sunday morning.

Police were called to an apartment in the 14000 block of Maham Road near Spring Valley Road in North Dallas shortly after 7 a.m. Sunday. A father shook his infant son causing a head injury, according to police reports.

David Lopez, 19, was booked into the Dallas County jail early Wednesday morning. He remains in jail on a $500,000 bond.

The baby remains in critical condition and on a ventilator at a Dallas hospital, a source told CBS Channel 11.