(WJLA) - A Frederick man faces charges of assault and abuse of a 3-year-old child.
Frederick police received a report at about 4 p.m. Friday from Frederick Memorial Hospital of a child suffering from injuries consistent with abuse.
Detectives determined the child suffered multiple, significant injuries consistent with intentional child abuse and identified the suspect as Patrick Franklin Greene, 27, of Frederick.
Police say the child was left in the care and custody of Greene for a period of time on Friday and suffered several injuries.
Greene was arrested at the hospital and later charged with first-degree child abuse, second-degree child abuse, first-degree assault, and second-degree assault.