He described it as bouncing. Doctors called it shaking. Derek S. Hultz did something that left his 3-month-old son in critical condition at a local hospital suffering from life-threatening bleeding on the boy’s brain.
When he awoke, he saw his family surrounding him. Chad Rockey doesn’t remember how long he was out.
She struck him with a machete, severing an artery in his wrist. Then she smacked him in the head with a board while her boyfriend held him down on a sofa. When the man awoke, he had the smell of gasoline in his nose and saw her with a lighter.

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