SMITHS STATION, AL – A Smiths Station man has been arrested for abusing his seven-week-old baby.
Investigators say 22-year-old Adam Bradley fractured his newborn's rib, right leg and bruised its lung.
Saturday, doctors at Columbus Regional Medical Center contacted the Lee County Sheriff's Office after treating the baby.
Investigators say the abuse happened at a home located on Lee Road 240 in the Smith Station community.
The infant is expected to recover from its injuries and has been released into the care of its mother.
As for Bradley, he has been released from the Lee County Detention Facility, on a $10,000 bond.
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