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Police investigating possible child abuse involving an infant

Posted at 9:56 AM, Aug 13, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-13 12:31:30-04

Colorado Springs – The Colorado Springs Police have launched a child abuse investigation after a 31-day old infant was hospitalized with a broken leg.

Officers responded to UCHealth Memorial Hospital at about 11:00 p.m. Sunday night after they were notified by officials about the injuries to the child.

The infant is suffering from a fractured femur.

CSPD’s Crimes Against Children Unit and the El Paso County Department of Human Services are currently working on the investigation.

No further details are available at this time.