Police Called to Hannibal Regional Hospital to Investigate Possible Child Abuse of Infant
On Tuesday, June 03 2014, Officers of the Hannibal Police Department were called to the Hannibal Regional Hospital for a report of possible child abuse. When officers arrived, it was determined the victim, a 7 week old infant, had injuries consistent with possible abuse. Due to the severity of the infants’ injuries, the child was transferred to a hospital in the St. Louis area. This investigation is on-going and more information will be released when appropriate.
Press release from the Hannibal Police Department