Saturday, July 19, 2014

Dad charged with assaulting 1-year-old son (St. Mary's County, Maryland)

Dad is identified as STEFAN JAMES DULEMBA.

California Father Charged With Child Abuse and Assault

July 17, 2014

On Tuesday, July 15, 2014, Corporal Reppel of the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office responded to a residence on Halsey Court in California, for a reported child abuse.

The complainant alleged suspect Stefan James Dulemba, 32, of California, was giving the victim, (male, 1 year old), medication when the he began to vomit. Dulemba, the father of the victim, grabbed the him and struck him on the lower back leaving a visible injury.

An argument then ensued between the complainant and Dulemba. Dulemba was placed under arrest and transported to the St. Mary’s County Detention Center.

He was charged with 2nd Degree Child Abuse and 2nd Degree Assault.

Dulemba went before District Court Commissioner Mary King and bail was set at $10,000. Dulemba was released after posting the established bond pending further action by judicial authorities.