Thursday, October 18, 2012

23 year old arrested for child abuse

23-year-old arrested for child abuse, boy in critical condition Posted: Oct 17, 2012 5:48 PM PDT Updated: Oct 17, 2012 5:48 PM PDT By Christopher Francis - email Posted by Sarah Cantey - email TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - A man is in jail accused of abusing his girlfriend's 4-year-old son. Jacob Fimbres, 23, is charged with three counts of child abuse. Detectives say they got a 911 call about the boy having seizures at an apartment in the 8200 Block of East Golf Links Road. The boy was taken to the hospital with severe head injures and burns on his hands. Police say Fimbres' account of what happened didn't add up. The girlfriend says she had previously noticed bruises on the child's body. Fimbres told her the boy fell against a table while walking. The child remains in the hospital in critical condition. Copyright 2012 Tucson News Now. All rights reserved