Man arrested for throwing baby

Published 07/15 2013 03:34PM

Updated 07/16 2013 11:17AM

MATTOON -- A man was arrested for throwing a baby against a wall. 26-year old Daryl Winnett was taken into custody Sunday night.

He's accused of throwing a bassinet with a 9-month old infant against a wall. It happened in the 700-block of Vanlaningham.

Winnett is charged with reckless conduct. The infant was taken to Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center, and treated for minor injuries.

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