19-Month-Old In Critical Condition, 1 Arrested

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Olivia Police said a baby is in critical condition after suffering significant injuries at the hand of another.

Police were called to a home in Olivia, Minn. around 3:30 p.m. Wednesday when they got a call about an unresponsive 19-month-old.

The child was brought to Renville County Hospital then later flown to St. Paul Children’s Hospital where she remains in critical condition Thursday.

Police arrested a person in connection with the incident. They are being held at the Renville County Jail.

Their identity is being withheld until they’re formally charged. A judge has issued an extension for filing charges and they are expected to come on or before Dec. 29.

Olivia Police Department and the Renville County Sheriff’s Office continue to investigate.


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