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Man arrested for allegedly burning toddler


INDEPENDENCE, Iowa (AP) - Independence police say a Waterloo man has been arrested for allegedly causing burns to a toddler.

Authorities say 33-year-old Jerrimy Daman was arrested Wednesday and charged with child endangerment resulting in serious injury and willful injury.

He was arrested after a police investigation into the alleged incident. Authorities say they were notified by medical personnel on Aug. 29 that a 15-month-old child had suffered third-degree burns.

Daman was being held in the Buchanan County Jail on $100,000 bond. He faces up to 10 years in prison and a $10,000 fine on the charges.

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