Tuesday, 21 January 2020
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
 
MSC News National Headlines U.S Health Tech Talk World Business Sports Top Headlines
Child's injuries sends man to prison
12/09/2019

(KAIR)--A Leavenworth man is going to prison, sentenced Friday for two separate counts of aggravated battery involving a child.

According to a release from Leavenworth County Attorney Todd Thompson, 23-year-old Robert Green was sentenced to more than 7-years in prison in Leavenworth County District Court.

Green had pleaded as charged to two separate counts of aggravated battery on October 25.

The charges were based on injuries sustained by a 3-month-old child, who had been left in his care while the child’s mother was working.  When the mother returned from work, she noticed a soft spot on her child’s head and took him to the emergency room. The head injury was determined to be a skull fracture, which resulted in hemorrhage underneath the skull fracture.  In addition to the skull fracture, medical professionals from Children’s Mercy hospital noted several bruises.  Additional x-rays revealed a total of 24 definite fractures, with an additional 7 that were likely fractures.  A doctor from Children’s Mercy Hospital testified that some of the fractures were in the healing stage, while others were new.  Two charges were able to be filed because doctors could determine some of the injuries happened in the past, and that the others happened recently. 

According to Thompson, the Court followed the sentencing guidelines, with the 7-year sentence being the maximum amount of time that could be ordered in the case. 

 

 

 

 

© Many Signals Communications
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Fairview man facing electronic solicitation charge
Three injured in Tuesday wreck
Accidental shooting injures teen
KDOT worker injured after truck overturns
Two women injured in Doniphan Co wreck
Elderly woman injured in Thursday wreck
One injured in Thursday Brown Co wreck
Horton hospital sale approved by judge
Highland man enters plea in child sex case
Brown Co Commmission appoints new chairman
Mayetta man charged in mail box thefts
Library renovation project set to begin
Woman injured in Pott Co rollover wreck
Woman detective a first for Atchison
Wind farm haul route finalized
Falls City School Board elects new President
USD 430 welcomes 2 new board members
USD 409 welcomes new board members
Acoustic improvements sought in HHS gym
USD 115 board hears wrestling survey results

Click Here For All Stories


LATEST STORIES
Challenges and opportunities facing rural communities explored
Woman detective a first for Atchison
Awards presented during annual EDGE banquet
Johnson-Brock Superintendent contract extension approved
KANSAS CHAMBER 2020 ANNUAL DINNER
Marshall Co Undersheriff files for Sheriff
Forum set on proposed new jail
Woman injured in Pott Co rollover wreck
Richardson County Commissioners approve purchases
USD 115 board hears wrestling survey results
Click Here For All Stories

©2020 MSC News
Hiawatha, Ks 66434
EEO Public Report
KNZA - KLZA - KMZA - KTNC - KAIR
Powered by Radio Media Group
162.158.79.77