ASSAULT INVESTIGATION: Ottumwa Child Injured

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Ottumwa police are investigating the assault of a two-year-old.

Police say they were called to 117 East Woodland Street on Monday around 5:30 p.m. on a child who was unresponsive. The child, Brayden Young, was transported to Ottumwa Regional Health Center for treatment and then transferred by air ambulance to a hospital in Iowa City.

Investigators with the Ottumwa Police Department executed a search warrant at the home where the child lived, where the call originated from, on Tuesday morning. A preliminary investigation shows the child was assaulted.

Ottumwa police are continuing the investigation into the incident but haven’t released whether any charges have been filed in the case.