McKeesport man accused of assault on 16-month-old

August 2, 2018

Allegheny County police charged a McKeesport man with assaulting a 16-month-old child.

Jacob Coles, 23, was charged with aggravated assault, child endangerment and reckless endangerment.

The child, originally taken to UPMC McKeesport on Friday, was later transferred to Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh to be treated for injuries consistent with an assault, police said.

Coles was being held in the Allegheny County Jail waiting arraignment.

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