Huron County Sheriff investigates baby abuse

Huron County Sheriff investigates baby abuse

HURON COUNTY, OH (WOIO) - A Huron County man is charged with beating a 9-month-old baby boy.

Christopher Mills, 20, reportedly admitted to beating the infant over the past few weeks. According to reports, Mills lives with the boy's mother but is not the biological father.

Sheriff's deputies charged Mills with felonious assault. Sheriff Dan Howard is quoted as saying the baby was hurt in a very violent act and that Mills admitted to losing his temper.

The baby reportedly had nine fractures and is at Akron Children's Hospital. The Norwalk Reflector reports the child is in stable condition.

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