NH1 News Debates


Jul 20, 2016 4:07 PM

UPDATE: NH man sentenced up to 25 years for beating infant son and breaking 17 bones


BRENTWOOD — A Newmarket man has been sentenced to 10-25 years in prison after beating his infant son, leaving him with 17 broken bones.

UPDATE: NH man to be sentenced in beating that left infant son with 17 broken bones

Jose Orta-Santana has pleaded guilty to up to 20 counts of assault in the attack on his son.

Police were notified in March 2015 after Boston Children's Hospital treated the child for two skull fractures and multiple broken bones.

Court documents say Orta-Santana first lied to police about his son's injuries before admitting to punching and throwing the child after becoming frustrated with his crying.


--  Dealing with the Disease of Addiction? Click here for help --

More from NH1.com

NH1 News Debates
NH1 News Replay

NH1 on Twitter

NH1 SkyView Cameras

NH1 on Facebook

Check out NH1 News Rail Polls on LockerDome on LockerDome