February 26, 2010
Las Vegas, NV (The Weekly Vice) - Andrew Mendoza, a 21- year-old Nevada man was arrested Tuesday on charges he bit and beat a 3-month-old child.
According to Metro Police, officers responded to Mendoza's home on a report of an unresponsive child on Tuesday. When officers arrived on scene, they discovered the child had been transported to an area hospital in critical condition.
Investigators say the child was treated for abdominal injuries consistent with blunt force trauma. The child was also found to have multiple injuries consistent with human bite marks.
Mendoza, who is the infant's father, was booked into the Clark County Detention Center on eight counts of child abuse, child abuse with substantial bodily harm, child neglect and child endangerment.
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