Police arrest Huntsville man accused of raping baby - WRCBtv.com | Chattanooga News, Weather & Sports

Police arrest Huntsville man accused of raping baby

Posted: Updated:
Source: WAFF Source: WAFF

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - Huntsville Police arrested a man accused of raping a 4-month-old baby.

Anthony Dean Blackwell, 24 of Huntsville, was booked into the Metro Jail early Friday morning. Police have not said how or where Blackwell was found.

He was wanted by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and Pulaski Police Department on one count of rape of a child. Investigators said Blackwell is accused of raping the child while he was babysitting on June 9th.

When the infant's mother returned home, she noticed signs of trauma later determined to be injuries suffered from sexual abuse. The victim underwent surgery to repair the injuries.

Read more from our NBC affiliate WAFF.

Powered by WorldNow
Can't find what you're looking for?

WRCB-TV
900 Whitehall Road
Chattanooga, TN 37405
(423) 267-5412

WRCB Jobs EEO | FCC Public Files

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WRCB. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.