BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) - A Bossier City man is facing child cruelty charges after police say a 3-year-old suffered a severe head injury while in his care.
Detectives say medical staff called police to University Health hospital in Shreveport Friday night when the child's mother took the girl to the emergency room for a head injury. The child remains in the hospital's pediatric intensive care unit where she is listed in critical condition.
As a result of their investigation, police arrested 25-year-old Brandon Michael Fox and charged him with second degree cruelty to a juvenile.
Fox was booked into the Bossier City Jail.
The case remains under investigation.