Newborn Baby's Injuries Prompt Abuse Investigation

Police in Jessamine County are investigating after a newborn baby was taken to the hospital with some serious injuries.

Nicholasville police say the 11-week-old child was taken to the hospital was trouble breathing.

Police are now interviewing people who have had contact with the baby in the past few weeks. The child's parents have denied hurting their infant, but police are looking into their backgrounds to see if they have a history of abuse.

Preston Soper is listed in serious condition at Kentucky Children's Hospital.

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  • by Genevioe Location: Grayson Ky on Oct 27, 2007 at 08:52 AM
    I cant have another child but I want one so bad I HATE anyone that would hurt a baby or child like that and whoever did it should be hung.....I have very strong opinion about things like this.....I hope the best for the parents if they didnt do this and too the person who did I hope you go to HELL were you belong....I hope and Pray that child will be OK though I am keepin her or him in my prayers and my 5 year old will pray for her or him too
  • by ky Location: ky on Oct 26, 2007 at 04:38 PM
    i dont understand what is going on in this world,why must people have to hurt small children and the elderly,god help us all.
  • by Anonymous on Oct 26, 2007 at 04:14 PM
    hes 11 weeks old not months


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