A two-month-old girl was taken to hospital with head injuries. Her parents, residents of a village near Kępno (Greater Poland Voivodeship), were detained. On Tuesday, the prosecutor’s office presented charges against them. The 30-year-old and the 19-year-old face from 3 to 20 years in prison.
Today, the prosecutor’s office presented charges against a 30-year-old and a 19-year-old. – The prosecutor accused them that between October 27, 2023 and December 30, acting together and in concert, they mentally and physically abused their two-month-old daughter Laura, who was helpless due to her age – said prosecutor Maciej Meler from the District Prosecutor’s Office in Ostrów Wielkopolski.
He added that the woman and the man repeatedly hit the crying child on the head. In addition, they shook, threw and strangled the girl.
– A two-month-old baby suffered injuries that really threaten his life. They partially confessed to the crimes they were accused of, explaining that the child was crying. They face from 3 to 20 years in prison – summed up Maciej Meler.
The Kępno court received a request to impose three months’ arrest on the suspects.
Kępno. She brought the baby to the hospital
On Saturday evening, a 19-year-old woman brought her two-month-old daughter to the hospital in Kępno. After examining her, the doctor decided to transport the child to the hospital in Ostrów Wielkopolski. From there, the baby was transported by neonatology ambulance to the hospital in Poznań to the neurosurgical ward.
– The girl’s health condition was so serious that doctors concluded that she required specialized medical care and the police were notified – said Senior Sergeant Rafał Stramowski on Sunday. According to the press officer, the baby had head injuries.
Due to the suspicion of committing a crime, on Sunday the officers detained the mother and 30-year-old father – residents of a village near Kępno.
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