Thursday, September 26, 2013

Dad arrested for allegedly beating 5-month-old baby (Colorado Springs, Colorado)

Dad is identified as CHRISTOPHER MAZZARELI.

Father arrested on suspicion of abusing 5-month-old baby

by Majo Mansilla
Posted: 09.25.2013 at 5:43 AM Updated: 09.25.2013 at 9:05 AM

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. -- A Colorado Springs man was arrested for allegedly beating his child.

Colorado Springs police said officers were dispatched to Memorial Hospital Monday, regarding a child abuse incident.

The investigation revealed a 5-month-old baby had sustained non accidental head trauma, according to the Crimes Against Children Unit.

Detectives identified the father of the child as the suspect. Christopher Mazzareli was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of Felony Child Abuse.

At this time, there's no word on the condition of the infant.