Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Dad charged with abusing 3-month-old baby (Simpsonville, South Carolina)

Dad is identified as BRANDON ANTHONY COUCH.

Simpsonville Father Charged With Abuse, 3-Month-Old Baby Injured

Posted: Mar 13, 2013 10:19 AM EDT Updated: Mar 13, 2013 11:05 AM EDT

By Fred Cunningham, Anchor

LAURENS COUNTY, SC - A Simpsonville father has been charged with child neglect after a three-month old baby was injured.

The Laurens County Sheriff's Office charged Brandon Anthony Couch, 25, with child abuse (inflicting great bodily injury upon a child) and unlawful neglect of a child.

LCSO investigators were looking into injuries on a three-month-old child in the Fountain Inn Area.

Investigators haven't released details of the injuries involved.

Couch was taken to the Johnson Detention Center where he awaits a bond hearing.