Grievous bodily harm charge, Caloundra West

Police have charged a 26-year-old Caloundra West man with grievous bodily harm following an investigation into alleged injuries sustained by a seven-week-old baby last week.

On August 10, the baby boy was transported to Sunshine Coast University Hospital with significant injuries.

He has since been transported to the Queensland Children’s Hospital where he remains in a critical condition.

Ongoing inquiries conducted by detectives from the Child Protection Investigation Unit led to the arrest of a 26-year-old man yesterday (August 16).

He was denied police bail and is due to appear in the Brisbane Magistrates Court today, August 17.

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