Indianapolis man arrested in baby's beating

Cody Carter
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A 23-year-old Indianapolis man is facing charges after he admitted to injuring a three-month-old baby.

Cody Carter was arrested Wednesday on battery charges. His relationship to the child is unknown.

Indianapolis Metro Police were called to IU Health Riley Hospital for Children Monday to investigate a report of a child with multiple unexplained fractures. When questioned, Carter admitted to causing the injuries.

According to the police report, some of those injuries could have occurred as early as the first week of the child's life.

The investigation is ongoing.