HEMPSTEAD, NY (CBSNewYork) — A Hempstead man was arrested on charges of repeatedly striking a 7-month-old baby.
Nassau County police say 23-year-old Omar Flores hit the infant on the head and body Monday afternoon.
The 7-month-old was taken to the hospital with swelling, contusions and abrasions.
Flores was arrested and charged with assault and endangering the welfare of a child. He’s scheduled to be in court Tuesday.
The investigation is still ongoing.