Police: Nelson Co. man nearly killed 2-month-old child

Jeremy Miller (Source: NCSO)
Jeremy Miller (Source: NCSO)
Updated: Aug. 17, 2019 at 1:32 PM EDT
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - A Nelson County man is behind bars after police say he abused his child, nearly killing the two-month-old baby.

According to a post on the Nelson County Sheriff’s Office’s Facebook page, Jeremy Miller is charged with assault and criminal abuse of a victim under 12 years old.

Police say Miller, 27, was arrested in connection with a four-month investigation by the department.

Miller allegedly later admitted to detectives he caused injury to his two-month-old child.

The child was taken to Norton Children’s Hospital for treatment.

A medical forensic report allegedly said the injuries were nearly fatal.

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