Hamersley man charged over serious injuries to seven-week-old baby

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A 25-year-old man from Hamersley has been charged with grievous bodily harm with a circumstance of aggravation after a seven-week-old baby boy suffered life-threatening injuries.

Police allege that on Friday August 10 the man was home alone with the baby.

The baby suffered serious injuries and was taken to Perth Children’s Hospital where he was treated.

The man is next due to appear before the Joondalup Magistrates Court on 19 October 2018.