A Brighton man has been charged with seriously assaulting a two-year-old boy.
Jack Shaw, 25, of Fletching Close, appeared at Brighton Magistrates’ Court on Thursday 2 September.
He was charged with causing the toddler grievous bodily harm (GBH) between Thursday 1 October and Monday 14 December, 2020.
A woman, Louise Baker, 24, of Springfield Road, Brighton, was charged with child neglect in relation to the same child between the same dates.
Neither entered a plea before being committed on unconditional bail to Lewes Crown Court, where they are due to appear on Thursday 30 September.
The alleged offending was reported to police in December.
The boy had sustained bruising, the court was told.
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