Lexington police have arrested and charged a Paris man with first-degree criminal abuse in connection with injuries, including a skull fracture, that sent a toddler to the hospital early Wednesday.
Police say the 2-year-old boy received a skull fracture and other broken bones and injuries while in the care of Kerry D. Kenney, 22.
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Lexington police received a report about an unresponsive infant about 12:15 a.m. Wednesday from Allante Brook Court, in south Lexington off Wilson-Downing Road.
The child was transported to the University of Kentucky Medical Center for treatment.
Lexington police spokeswoman Ann Gutierrez said on Thursday that police had not been updated on the child's condition.
The child lives with his mother and her boyfriend.
The boy's name has not been released.