Allegheny County Police

Munhall Man Arrested For Assaulting Young Boy

Jerrard Littlejohn was taken into custody Thursday

June 01, 2018 - 1:49 pm

PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - A Munhall man has been arrested after police say he assaulted a young child.

Allegheny County Police say officers got a call around 11 a.m. Thursday that a child had been assaulted on Wednesday in Stowe Township.

 When they went to the hospital to investigate, police say they discovered a three year old boy who had suffered  a fractured left arm and significant injuries to his arms, legs, chest, and groin 

During the investigation, Jerrard Littlejohn was linked to the incident and taken into custody by West Homestead Police.

He faces numerous charges; Criminal Attempted Homicide; Aggravated Assault, Recklessly Endangering Another Person; Endangering the Welfare of Children; Intimidation of a Witness; and Criminal Solicitation to hinder apprehension.

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