Man Shoots Infant

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) _ An Orlando man is facing an aggravated battery charge in the shooting of a 1-year-old girl in the upper torso.

Authorities don't yet know whether he or another suspect, who is at large, was the gunman.

Adam Fountain, who has a criminal history, is an ex-boyfriend of the infant's mother.

Tameka Rucker told authorities she was napping when she woke up to a loud bang and found her daughter bleeding on the flood.

The girl, Janiah Thorne, is in serious condition at an area hospital.


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  • by April Location: Valdosta on Nov 20, 2007 at 06:51 AM
    Here we go again. This man nearly kills a child and you want to call it aggravated battery!. HE should be sentence to death! Come on AMERICA protect our CHILDREN!!!!
  • by Anonymous Location: carrabelle on Nov 19, 2007 at 11:29 AM
    That's not aggravated battery this is attemped murder and child abuse charge. come on america
  • by Jessica Location: school on Nov 19, 2007 at 09:28 AM
    That is the worst thing that could ever happen. He should get the death sentence!!!!!!!!
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