Police: Naked, intoxicated man attacks baby in stroller

Atlantic City police say a naked man was under the influence of narcotics when he attacked a baby in a stroller.

News 12 Staff

May 8, 2019, 8:22 PM

Updated 1,843 days ago

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Atlantic City police say a naked man was under the influence of narcotics when he attacked a baby in a stroller.
Police say they found Stephon Whitfield naked, yelling and bleeding while beating on the front door of an apartment building on Caspian Avenue Monday evening. Police say he had approached a woman pushing her 9-month-old child in a stroller and attacked the child.
The baby was treated at a hospital for what police say were not life-threatening injuries.
Police say that Whitefield, 28, was arrested without incident and was taken to the hospital for evaluation. He was charged with aggravated assault, endangering the welfare of a child and disorderly conduct.
The Associated Press wire services contributed to this report.


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