Sentence Handed Down For Man Accused Of Abusing His Infant Son

It also includes probation, home detention.

Keith Patrick Lewis (Photo from Frederick Police Department)

Frederick, Md (KM) A Frederick man, arrested for abusing his six-week-old son,  was sentenced on Wednesday  The State’s Attorney’s Office says Keith Patrick Lewis, 34, was given 30 years with but all time served suspended.  He was also placed on five years of supervised release, and one year of home detention.

Lewis pleaded guilty on December 15th, 2023 of two counts of 2nd-degree child abuse.

Frederick Police say Lewis was arrested in July 21st of last year after detectives were contacted by Children’s National Medical Center in Washington about a possible child abuse case. Authorities say Lewis’ infant son  had several significant injuries including some broken bones.

The baby had been taken to Frederick Health Hospital earlier in July, 2023 after being injured, but later transferred to Children National Medical Center.

By Kevin McManus