Two people arrested, accused of shaking an infant

Georgia News

AUGUSTA (WJBF) – Two Augusta residents are behind bars for allegedly harming a baby.

21-year-old Kastarra Lawrence and 20-year old Zeric Wideman are suspected of shaking a 3-month old causing hemorrhaging and brain bleeding also known as ‘shaken baby syndrome’.

According to reports the incident happened December 10th on the 2100 block of Lumpkin Road.

The suspects are charged with Cruelty to Children in the 1st Degree and are being held at the Charles B. Webster Detention Center.

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