MESQUITE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A 40-year-old man was arrested after police say he threw a 9-month-old baby off a second-floor balcony.
Andre M. Richardson was charged with Injury to a Child, Assault Bodily Injury and Resisting Arrest.READ MORE: Small Business Saturday Offers North Texans Another Day Of Deals And Steals
Police said the baby landed on top of a carport at the Mission Fairways Apartments, thus preventing serious injuries. The child was transported to a local hospital by the Mesquite Fire Department for precautionary reasons.
The police department also received numerous calls about Richardson assaulting multiple people in the complex.READ MORE: Pavelski Reaches 400 Career Goals As Stars Beat Avalanche 3-1
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