Father accused of attack on 6-month-old baby

JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (WIVB) – A Jamestown man was arraigned Saturday morning on charges of second degree assault and reckless assault of his 6-month-old baby.

Police say an investigation revealed that Steven Spencer did shake and strike the infant Thursday afternoon while babysitting at the child’s home.

The child remains in critical condition at Women and Children’s Hospital.

The 20-year-old is being held in the Chautauqua County Jail.

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