Md. father arrested after infant suffered broken ribs, spinal trama

Investigators arrested a Lexington Park, Md. man after his 2-month-old daughter suffered serious injuries while in his care, St. Mary's County sheriff's deputies said.

Reynold O'Brien Gibbs, 27, is charged with first-degree child abuse: severe physical injury, second-degree child abuse, first-degree assault and second-degree assault, St Mary's County sheriff's investigators said.

Police said the suspect brought his daughter to the hospital after{ } discovering the infant's leg was hanging limp.

Emergency room staff called police to the hospital after examinations revealed{ } the girl's left tibia and right femur were fractured:, she'd also suffered several broken ribs as well as internal abdominal and spinal trauma.

Gibbs remains in custody at the St. Mary's County Detention Center. Bond is set at $75,000

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