Lacey

Father arrested for allegedly assaulting 2-month-old baby

LACEY, Wash. -- Police have arrested a 20-year-old Lacey resident for allegedly assaulting his 2-month-old baby.

According to the Lacey Police Department, the baby was hospitalized with suspicious injuries, including fractures, Tuesday afternoon.

An investigation into the incident and a series of interviews, led a Lacey Police detective to believe the baby's father assaulted her that morning.

The father was arrested and booked into Thurston County Jail for investigation of assault of a child.

The baby's injuries are not life threatening, according to police.