Scranton Man Setenced For Abusing 5 Month Old Baby

By Eyewitness News

Published 01/29 2014 08:30AM

Updated 06/17 2014 09:37PM

Scranton, Lackawanna County-A Scranton man is going to prison for beating his girlfriends 5-month old baby.

Christopher McGuire was sentenced to spend between 15-months and four years in prison.

He admitted to hitting the baby boy because he wouldn't stop crying while he was trying to play video games.

The abuse happened back in January at a home along North Main Avenue.

The baby had bruising on his head and neck.

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