Dona Ana County Man Arrested After Hitting Girl With Fly Swatter
POSTED: Wednesday, August 4, 2010 - 8:32am
UPDATED: Wednesday, August 4, 2010 - 1:26pm
DONA ANA COUNTY, NM -- A Dona Ana County man is facing child abuse charges.
Sheriff's investigators say Eddie Rey Escalante hit a 3-year-old little girl with a fly swatter, leaving blisters on her behind.
Escalante was taking care of the girl when deputies say he hit her. Investigators also charged him for having outstanding warrants.