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Newborn dies after arriving to hospital with fractured skull, broken ribs

Baby had older injuries that had healed, doctors say

ROMULUS, Mich. – Romulus police are investigating the suspicious death of a newborn after the 2-month-old boy was rushed to the hospital with a fractured skull, broken ribs and bruises.

Doctors said the baby also had older injuries that had already healed. He died a short time after arriving at the hospital.

Investigators told Local 4 News the father's story of what happened doesn't match up with the baby's injuries.

The evidence in the case will be submitted to the prosecutors office in the morning for possible charges.


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