Authorities in Ft. Payne, Alabama have arrested a 21 year old father and charged him with aggravated child abuse. Accoridng to reports the incident happened in April and after a five week investigation after a 5 week old infant was found to have injuries including a fractured skull and fractured ribs.
Dekalb County Alabama authorities arrested the father of the infant Brandon Wade Haygood of Ft. Payne over the weekend and charged him with the injuries to the child. The infant is in good condition and is not expected to have any long term problems from the injuries. There was no wrong doing on the part of the mother in the incident. Haygood is held in Dekalb County Jail without bond.