Father pleads not guilty after toddler was scalded in bathtub - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Father pleads not guilty after toddler was scalded in bathtub

Lamont Turner in court Lamont Turner in court

The man accused of burning his baby daughter in a scalding bath tub was in court on Tuesday.

23-year-old Lamont Turner, 23, pleaded not guilty to child endangering. His bond was set at $20K.

Police say the 18-month-old girl was burned in an apartment on Longwood Avenue in Cleveland on Saturday.

The father was apparently drawing a bath for the baby when she was scalded by the water. She's now suffering from second degree burns to her legs.

Family members tell 19 Action News this was a terrible accident.

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