Police: Man Admits to Beating Infant

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SCRANTON -- Scranton police said a man admitted to beating a five month old child.

Authorities said Christopher McGuire, 22, was watching the baby overnight Monday into Tuesday.

Officers said the man told them the baby would not stop crying while he was playing video games, so he hit the child in the face.

McGuire faces a number of charges, including endangering a child and assault.

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