Police: Dad threw infant

EDINBURGH, Ind. (WISH) – A father was arrested after his 4-month-old daughter suffered brain and skull injuries at the family’s Edinburgh home.

According to 24-Hour News 8’s partners, the Daily Journal, Joseph Kowalchick, 30, was arrested on a charge of aggravated battery after he told police he had thrown the baby onto the couch.

Police and ambulances came to the home in the 1000 block of Main Cross Street just after 5:30 p.m. Monday when Kowalchick called 911. He told dispatchers his baby was unresponsive.


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