Contact Us

Burley Man Facing Trial for Severely Injurying Baby

iStock

BURLEY, Idaho (AP) — A Burley man is going to trial on charges that he harmed an infant he was babysitting so severely that the child may never walk or care for himself. Michael L. Carnes has pleaded not guilty to felony charges of injury to a child and aggravated battery causing bodily harm.

The Times-News reports the 21-year-old Carnes’ trial has been set for Jan. 8. Carnes was babysitting the 5-month-old boy on March 20, when the child sustained a skull fracture, bleeding on the brain and bruising on his legs and buttocks.

Police say Carnes told them the infant hit his head on a bed frame while his diaper was being changed. A doctor concluded the bed could not have caused all the injuries or the extent of the injuries.

Best of News Radio 1310

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://newsradio1310.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Register on News Radio 1310 KLIX quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a member? Sign up here

Register on News Radio 1310 KLIX quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!