(KMOV) -- A local man is behind bars after police say he attacked his 5-month-old baby.
Terry Ottwell is accused of shaking the infant so violently, the child suffered severe head trauma.
The injuries were discovered after a visit to an area hospital. The child is now back in the care of it’s mother.
Ottwell was charged with aggravated battery to a child and is in the Madison County Jail with a $150,000 bond.