BATTLE CREEK (WKZO) -- A Battle Creek man has been charged with first degree child abuse. He was arrested for allegedly injuring the child because it would not stop crying.
The infant was only 7-weeks old at the time.
26-year-old Manuel Hernandez is being held in the Calhoun County Jail on 50-thousand dollars bond.
The incident happened on June 25th, while he was watching the infant for her mother.
Baby Isabella remains in critical condition at the Pediatric Trauma Unit at Bronson Hospital.