14-month-old Bakersfield boy hospitalized with a broken leg, woman arrested

Boy had bruises, abrasions and broken bones

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Bakersfield police assigned to the Child Abuse and Sexual Assault Detail said they arrived at the hospital on Thursday around 6 p.m., when a 14-month-old boy was hospitalized with a broken leg.

Officials said the investigation showed the boy had numerous bruises, abrasions, broken bones and internal bleeding on the brain. 

Detectives said they found and arrested 21-year-old Lissett Jurado, of Bakersfield, for child endangerment and assault with a deadly weapon. 

The boy is still at the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, officials said.

The Bakersfield Police Department is asking that anyone with information is asked to call BPD at 661-327-7111 or Detective John Jamison at 661-326-3921 

 

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