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Collinsville man arrested for aggravated battery to a child

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Steven Williams is being charged with aggravated battery to a child. (Credit: Madison County Sheriff's Office) Steven Williams is being charged with aggravated battery to a child. (Credit: Madison County Sheriff's Office)
COLLINSVILLE, Ill. (KMOV.com) -

A Collinsville man was arrested for aggravated battery to a child for a Feb. 23 incident that occurred at 149 Idlerun.

First responders say that a 14-month child was unresponsive and not breathing. Resuscitation efforts were initiated and the child was transported to an area hospital. Later that evening, the Collinsville Police Department was notified that the child was transferred to a St. Louis hospital and that medical personnel were of the belief that there were internal injuries which consisted with a child who had been abused.

After an investigation, the Madison County State's Attorney's Office charged Steven A. Williams, 28, with aggravated battery to a child. His bond is set at $500,000. He is currently in custody at the Madison County Jail.

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