Man Charged After 11 Week Old Baby Sustained “Life Changing” Injuries In Glenrothes Incident

A man has been charged after an 11 week old baby was found with injuries described as “life changing” at an address in Minto Crescent, Glenrothes on June 5th this year. Police attended after concerns were raised for the welfare of the baby.

The youngster was taken to the Royal Sick Children’s Hospital in Edinburgh where they were considered to be in critical condition. They continue to be treated in hospital and will suffer long-term effects from the incident.

A spokesperson for Police Scotland commented: “We received a report of concern for an infant child at 9am on Friday  June 5 at Minto Crescent in Glenrothes.

“The child was taken to hospital in Edinburgh with life threatening injuries.

“A 29-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with the incident.

“He appeared at Kirkcaldy Sheriff Court on Friday June 26.”