Father charged with child abuse after 4-month-old ended up in hospital


HORN LAKE, Miss. — An infant was in the hospital for almost a week, and her father has been charged with child abuse.

According to Horn Lake Police, Wesley Adams, 25, hurt his 4-month-old daughter last Thursday because she wouldn’t stop crying.

When the baby’s mother came back from work, she said she realized something was wrong and took the baby to the hospital, police said.

The hospital called Horn Lake Police, who arrested Adams.

The baby was released from the hospital Wednesday, police said.