Frederick Man Charged with Child Abuse

Published 03/08 2014 07:58AM

Updated 03/08 2014 08:21AM

FREDERICK, Md. - A man has been charged with child abuse when the Frederick Police Department received reports on Friday from a local hospital of a three-year old child suffering from consistent injuries. 

Detective Ames of the police department determined the child's multiple and significant injuries were intentional child abuse. 

The suspect has been identified as Patrick Franklin Greene, 28, of Frederick. Police say the three-year old was left in the care and custody of Greene on Friday. During that time, police believed Greene had intentionally injured the three-year old. 

Greene was arrested at the hospital and transported to Frederick County Adult Detention Center. He has been charged with first and second degree child abuse, and first and second degree assault. 

Greene is currently awaiting his appearance before a district court commissioner.  

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