Parents of 1-month-old baby with 20 broken ribs arrested
WATERBURY, Conn. — A couple in Connecticut was arrested for assaulting their 1-month-old son after the baby was found with 20 broken ribs.
Nikolas Radaskie, 21, and Kali Sastrum, 18, brought the child to the hospital on July 2 with a swollen leg, which later turned out to be broken. He had also sustained 20 broken ribs and injuries to his mouth and eye, according to WTIC. The baby was transferred to Connecticut Children’s Medical Center.
Radaskie and Sastrum were arrested and both were charged with risk of injury to a minor.