Network News

X My Profile
View More Activity

Md. man charged with abusing baby

A 25-year-old St. Mary's County man has been charged with abusing a seven-month-old girl who was seriously injured and remains hospitalized, authorities said.

Marcus Corwell Hall, 25, of Mechanicsville, was charged with first-degree child abuse resulting in severe physical injury, according to St. Mary's County authorities.

Officials would not say whether Hall is related to the baby.

On Aug. 13, authorities said, officials were notified that the baby, who is from Mechanicsville, had been taken from a local medical facility to Children's National Medical Center in the District with an "unknown life threatening condition."

Authorities did not say how the baby was injured.

The county Department of Social Services and the St. Mary's County Bureau of Criminal Investigations, a partnership between the St. Mary's County sheriff's office and the Maryland State Police, began an investigation which remains active.

Additional charges may be filed, they said.

-- Maria Glod

By Maria Glod  |  August 18, 2010; 9:59 AM ET
Categories:  Maria Glod , St. Mary's  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz   Previous: Fight before Love's death: Police
Next: Road rage may have sparked killing: Police

Comments

If Mr. Hall did this to this baby, can I do the same thing to him?

Posted by: bobby31 | August 18, 2010 11:43 AM | Report abuse

Marcus Hall is a human piece of trash.

Do the world a favor and please commit suicide.

Posted by: kenk3 | August 18, 2010 12:13 PM | Report abuse

Are we certain this wasn't in Prince George's County?

Posted by: kinkysr | August 18, 2010 3:30 PM | Report abuse

Yes Prince Georges county does have crime. However crime happens everywhere stigmatizing one specific area is really offensive

Posted by: niecey | August 18, 2010 3:39 PM | Report abuse

Post a Comment

We encourage users to analyze, comment on and even challenge washingtonpost.com's articles, blogs, reviews and multimedia features.

User reviews and comments that include profanity or personal attacks or other inappropriate comments or material will be removed from the site. Additionally, entries that are unsigned or contain "signatures" by someone other than the actual author will be removed. Finally, we will take steps to block users who violate any of our posting standards, terms of use or privacy policies or any other policies governing this site. Please review the full rules governing commentaries and discussions.




characters remaining

 
 
RSS Feed
Subscribe to The Post

© 2010 The Washington Post Company