CHARLES CITY | An 18-year-old Boone man has been charged with dropping, shaking and slapping a baby under his supervision in Charles City, causing serious injury.
Nathan Douglas Jacobson will be arraigned Jan. 3 in Floyd County District Court on a felony count of child endangerment.
The 2-month-old child suffered multiple areas of bruising on the face and head, subdural bleeding, retinal bleeding and an altered mental status as a result of Jacobson's actions on Oct. 17, according to the Charles City Police Department criminal complaint.
A warrant for Jacobson's arrest was issued Nov. 7. A Floyd County deputy picked him up in Boone on Dec. 17, according to the sheriff's office.
Jacobson is being held in the Floyd County Jail. His bond is $10,000 cash in his name only.
-- Mary Pieper