Pulaski Man Arrested For Felony Child Abuse And Malicious Wounding

Pulaski, VA - Pulaski Police have arrested a man they say abused a seven month old baby. 22 year old Steven Edward Kaine Akers is charged with felony child abuse and malicious wounding.

Akers is the boyfriend of the baby's mother and is not related to the child.

Police responded to Laurel Wood Apartment Complex yesterday.

Officers called Social Services after finding the baby.

The child was taken to the New River Valley Medical Center and later transferred to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital.

The baby is in stable condition.