Authorities in Greene County investigating injured child

GREENE COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - Authorities in Greene County are investigating the case of an injured child after a 10-month-old was taken to a hospital in George County on Wednesday.

The mother of the child said when she picked her daughter up from her babysitters house on Wednesday, the little girl was covered in bruises and burns. The mother said she took the baby to a hospital in George County where they were redirected to USA Medical Center in Mobile, AL.

Investigators with the Greene County Sheriff's Department tell WLOX News that they are investigating all angles to find out who is responsible. Authorities said they are gathering information from the parents and babysitter and interviewing doctors to put together a timeline of the injuries.

Authorities said the child is still hospitalized in Mobile but is doing fine.

Officials in Greene County said someone will face charges once the investigation is complete.

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