Man charged with injuring a mother and child

Nilalai Dickerson (Source: LMDC)
Nilalai Dickerson (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Louisville man is facing charges after police said he injured a woman and her 8 month old baby.

According to an arrest report, the woman claimed Nilalai Dickerson was drunk and pushed her up the stairs while she was holding the baby. She claimed after she was pushed he punched her in the face.

When police arrived they said the baby had visible bleeding and scratches on her legs and forehead.

Dickerson is charged with assault and wanton endangerment.

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