Mother and baby assaulted by boyfriend.
A mother and her baby are recovering after the mother's boyfriend allegedly assaulted both of them.
Mercedes police responded to a disturbance call at an apartment on La Herencia street where the mother told police she had been beaten by her boyfriend, Randy Hernandez. Police reported bruising on the mother's neck, back, arms, legs and feet with the baby showing bruising on her face. Hernandez was charged with assault and his bond was set at $20,000 dollars.