7-week-old hospitalized; police say infant was possibly abused
HANNIBAL, MO (KTVI) – Hannibal Police are investigating an possible incident of child abuse. Authorities responded to Hannibal Regional hospital on Tuesday where a 7-week-old infant had injuries that doctors say were consistent with abuse.
The baby was transferred to a St. Louis area hospital for treatment. At this time, police have not filed charges against anyone and no other information is available.