(KMOV) – Hazelwood authorities charged a 21-year-old man after he allegedly assaulted a toddler on Tuesday.
According to the charging documents, Lincoln Jones is accused of throwing and repeatedly hitting a 4-year-old child on Tuesday.
The child suffered serious and life-threatening injuries to the body.
Jones was charged with felony first-degree assault.
He is currently at the St. Louis County Jail pending a trial