ONEIDA – Three people are facing charges in Oneida after an 11-week-old baby was hospitalized with multiple fractures, according to the Oneida City Police Department.
On Nov. 2, Oneida police received a report that an 11-week-old infant had been brought to Rome Memorial Hospital with multiple injuries and then transferred to Upstate Medical University. An investigation found that the baby had a fractured arm, a fractured skull and other injuries.
Police say that following an investigation by the Oneida City Police Department and Madison County Child Protective Services, 24-year-old Ashlee Sanchez of Oneida was charged with two counts of felony second-degree assault, misdemeanor second-degree reckless endangerment and misdemeanor endangering the welfare of a child.
Sanchez was arraigned in Oneida City Court on Dec. 13 and sent to the Madison County Jail on $10,000 bail or $20,000 bond.
Police say on Dec. 19, 43-year-old Tracy Sanchez-Clark and 44-year-old Jonathan Clark, both of Oneida, were each charged with misdemeanor endangering the welfare of a child for their roles in the incident. They were both issued appearance tickets for Oneida City Court at a later date.