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Man allegedly breaks baby's leg during diaper change

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A diaper change led to an arrest after a man allegedly broke the baby's leg in the process.

Adam Freeman, 20, is the boyfriend of the child's mother, according to an arrest report. On September 6, police said he was changing the baby girl's diaper when he "forcibly grabbed" her leg and pulled it outward, causing it to break.

The little girl was taken to Kosair Children's Hospital where Child Protective Services was notified, officers said. Freeman admitted to LMPD that he caused the injury to the baby.

He was arrested on a felony charge of first degree criminal abuse.

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