EDWARDSVILLE, Il (KMOV.com) -- Edwards ville police arrested a man for child abuse Tuesday after a local hospital contacted them with concern over injuries to a 23-month-old.
Jay Miller, 20, was charged with one count of aggravated batter to a child. He is held on $150,000 bond.
The baby was brought to the Cardinal Glennon by the mother, after the family doctor recommended the child be examined.
Police investigated the incident and subsequently arrested Miller, the mother’s boyfriend.