Dad accused of throwing baby pleads not guilty

Dad accused of throwing baby pleads not guilty

PARMA, OH (WOIO) - A 22-year-old dad accused of slapping his 3-month-old son and throwing him onto a mattress pleaded not guilty in Parma Municipal Court Tuesday.

Brandon Kirby is charged with attempted felonious assault.

A judge set his bond at $50,000.

According to police, the baby's mom told them Kirby yelled "I wish you were dead", to the baby.

The infant has since been treated and and released from the hospital.

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