Man Accused Of Abusing Young Child

A man has been arrested, accused of causing critical injuries to a toddler he was caring for.

Police say Kerry Kenney,22, of Paris fractured a two-year old's skull and broke the child's bones. He's charged with criminal abuse.

The young boy was rushed to UK Hospital from his mother's home on Allante Brook Court in Lexington. His injuries were discovered early Wednesday morning.

An aunt of the child tells 27NEWSFIRST the boy remains in critical condition.

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  • by bigboy Location: inyourface on Sep 15, 2008 at 10:05 AM
    to anonymous in paris you are a dumb arse. nobody cares what color he is its the fact that he abused a child. you are in the same category as this man if you beleive what you write.
  • by Anonymous Location: Paris on Sep 13, 2008 at 09:35 PM
    I know the Kenney family personally. My children grew up with Kerry (Doug). He has been in my home numerous times. I stand behind this family. Most of you all see are ready to put a person in jail without the facts or evidence. Remember there is another family in another city that should be investigated also. Which I have not heard mentioned on any of the local news stations. Everything always wants to be pointed to 'the boyfriend or the black man'. This is America which I believed was suppose to be land of equality and justice for all, not just one race!
  • by Anonymous on Sep 12, 2008 at 03:13 PM
    Why haven't they said anything about the mother of this child?
  • by Anonymous on Sep 12, 2008 at 09:21 AM
    I cant see K.Kenney doing this to a child its not his nature!
  • by Kelly Location: KY on Sep 12, 2008 at 07:53 AM
    Regarding my earlier comment, I wasn't aware that the injuries were found on Wednesday instead of the day the child came home. But I do remember one neighbor saying that the child was acting differently when he came back from visiting the family members.
  • by Kim Location: Ky on Sep 12, 2008 at 07:52 AM
    What is happening to the world today. He deserves to be punished the same way. So much child abuse and animal abuse. Where is compasion any more.
  • by mad moma Location: maggoffin on Sep 12, 2008 at 03:08 AM
    this animal(person) should be done the same but with his hands tied behind him
  • by Kelly Location: KY on Sep 11, 2008 at 10:43 PM
    If the people who are around that baby all the time think the abuse happened when the baby was with family members out of state, why are the cops after the boyfriend?
  • by Anonymous on Sep 11, 2008 at 07:48 PM
    some go to jail some dont.why?
  • by lucy Location: ky on Sep 11, 2008 at 07:01 PM
    just go ahead and hang him and save this poor, broke state some money.
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