Buffalo Police arrest 17-year-old father for assaulting infant

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Buffalo Police have arrested a 17-year-old father for assaulting his nearly 2-month-old daughter.

Police say it happened just before 4 p.m. Saturday afternoon at a home on the 300 block of Abbott Road.

The infant was rushed to Women and Children’s Hospital where she is in critical condition. Police say she has a fractured skull, broken ribs and other injuries.

Homicide detectives have charged the father, identified as Ziaire Davis, with Assault and Endangering the Welfare of a Child.

The incident is under investigation.

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