Jersey County man charged with beating infant girl

Print
Email
|

KMOV.com

Posted on March 9, 2010 at 10:59 AM

Updated Friday, Mar 19 at 2:18 PM

Jerseyville Illinois

View larger map

(KMOV) -- Robert Hill of Jerseyville, Ill. is charged with allegedly beating his girlfriend's 9-month-old daughter. Hill is charged with two counts of aggravated battery of a child.

The infant girl suffered serious damage to her right leg; it is broken in two places. Prosecutors say the child broke her leg when Hill intentionally dropped her. Investigators also noticed bruises around the baby's mouth, nose, lips and on her right hand.

Hill is being held at the Jersey County jail on $100,000 bond.

 

 

For breaking news alerts, text KMOVNEWS to 21321

...

Have you seen the forecast for tomorrow?
Get the latest St. Louis weather forecast

 

KMOV.com on Facebook

Print
Email
|