Child Abuse Charges Against Carbondale Man
CARBONDALE — A father from Lackawanna County is facing a number of charges for allegedly hurting his infant.
Investigators say Matthew Brown, 22, of Carbondale squeezed his daughter so hard Monday that she suffered bruises and several broken ribs.
Brown told police he was frustrated because the baby would not stop crying.
He is charged with aggravated assault, endangering the welfare of a child, and other charges.
Authorities say the baby girl is hospitalized in critical condition