Man Arrested After Firing Gun Near Child

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - Escambia County, Florida, authorities say a man is facing charges after firing a gun near a baby boy he was holding.

Authorities say the boy was cut in the lip and cheek after Demetrius Grace fired the gun. He was taken to a hospital.

Grace is facing charges of aggravated battery, aggravated child abuse and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. He also had two outstanding warrants.

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