Seven years in prison for man who assaulted 5-month-old son

Christopher Fuller

LOCKPORT, N.Y. (WIVB) – A man who admitted injuring his 5-month-old son will spend the next seven years in prison.

Christopher Fuller, Jr. of Lockport pleaded guilty last month to reckless assault of a child. The 23-year-old violently shook the infant in January, causing bleeding on the brain.

The baby was initially in critical condition and is now in the care of another family member. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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