Thursday, August 25, 2011

Dad charged with abusing 1-month-old son; baby in critical condition (Tucson, Arizona)

Given that this one-month-old baby had evidence of "old" brain bleeds, it appears that this scum of a father was literally abusing this baby from birth.

Dad THOMAS WOODS has ben charged with felony child abuse.


Father charged with abusing 1-month-old baby
Posted: Aug 24, 2011 4:10 PM

TUCSON - Tucson police have arrested a 27-year-old father on five felony counts of child abuse.

On August 18, 2011, police say they received a request for assistance from the Tucson Fire Department in the 2500 Block of N. Orchard for a 1-month old boy. TFD said the boy had a possible head injury.

The child was transported to a local trauma center where medical personnel quickly determined that his injuries were of such severity that he required emergency surgery. His injuries included old and new "brain bleeds" as well as numerous healed, partially healed, and fresh fractures on his body. At this time, his condition is listed as critical.

Detectives continued the investigation reference the various injuries on the child. Thomas Wood, the child's father, has been charged with 5 Felony Counts of Child Abuse. He was arrested on August 23, 2011 and booked into the Pima County Jail.