Man charged with breaking child’s arm

Rapid City, South Dakota (AP) 3-08

An Allen man has been charged with breaking an infant’s arm.

Officials say Lane Yellow Hawk, 32, fractured the child’s upper arm after grabbing the youngster.

The incident is alleged to have taken place Feb. 12 at Allen, which is on the Pine Ridge Reservation.

Yellow Hawk has pleaded not guilty and is scheduled for trial in federal court on April 29.

If convicted of assault resulting in serious bodily injury, he could be sent to prison for 10 years.