NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – A 3-month-old suffered a broken arm last month, and now his father has been charged with child abuse.
Holly McPherson with the Newport News Police Department told WAVY.com the child was taken to a local hospital April 6 by his parents.
The investigation revealed the infant was in the care of his father, Darryl Jones, when his arm was broken. A little more than a month later, on May 9, a warrant was issued for child abuse against Jones.
Jones, 28, was arrested at a home in Williamsburg by the Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force May 28.