Man accused of beating toddler

By Anna Norris

Credit: MGN Online

Man accused of beating toddler

June 8, 2014 Updated Jun 8, 2014 at 5:09 PM EDT

Lenox Township, Pa. (WBNG Binghamton) A Pennsylvania man was arrested for injuring a toddler.

Jeffrey Warney, 28, of Lawton, has been accused of beating a one-year-old boy in Susquehanna County.

According to Pennsylvania State Police, the child had severe bruising and swelling on his face.

Around 6:30 p.m. Saturday, a woman called police saying the boy's mother ran to her house carrying the toddler. The mother said her boyfriend hit him at their home on State Route 2048.

Warner was taken to the Susquehanna County Jail and his bail was set at $200,000.