Stephen Kegyes Arrested on Charges of Permitting Injury to a Child
Westport resident Stephen Kegyes was charged with permitting injury to a child, strangulation and assault and battery with injury on Monday night and faces up to 120 days in jail if found guilty. Police obtained video from inside his home allegedly depicting Kegyes abusing his two-month-old adopted son; therefore he has been ordered held until a dangerousness hearing takes place Friday.
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