Couple Charged with Injury to a Child for abusing a 10 Month-Old Baby
POSTED: Thursday, June 2, 2011 - 8:11am
UPDATED: Thursday, June 2, 2011 - 12:46pm
A couple faced a judge on Wednesday for felony child abuse charges after their 10 month-old baby was admitted to the hospital with a skull fracture.
The Edinburg Police Department arrested 20 year-old Ana Hernandez and 23 year-old Edmundo Hinojosa after their baby was taken to the hospital with a skull fracture and a broken leg that was healing. Through an investigation police believe the injuries came from the baby's mother and her boyfriend. The child doing much better and was placed in foster care. Both parents were arraigned on Wednesday and charged with injury to a child which is a third degree felony charge.