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Man Accused of Throwing Baby Across Room

TORIANO RICHARDSON

(Memphis) A Memphis man is facing abuse charges after attacking his ex-girlfriend and throwing their 8-month-old baby across the room.

Police say 28-year-old Torianio Richardson called his ex to come get their baby from his mother’s apartment.

Investigators say he attacked the victim when she arrived.

She left the apartment, but later returned for the baby.

Police say Richardson hit the woman again and threw the child across the room.

The victim grabbed the baby and was able to get away.

The child was treated for minor injuries at Le Bonheur.

Richardson is charged with Aggravated Child Abuse and Domestic Assault.

He will face a judge on Monday.

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