Man Sentenced for Child Endangerment
BLOOMSBURG — A man was sentenced Friday for repeatedly breaking the leg of his infant daughter last November in Columbia county.
Andrew Hess, 19, of North Centre township was sentenced to 19 months in jail for simple assault and child endangerment.
Hess admitted to twisting the leg of his newborn daughter on three separate occasions, resulting in three fractures.
According to published reports, Hess admitted to having anger problems and will not be allowed to have contact with his daughter.