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Paducah, KY man facing charges after reportedly assaulting an infant

Kelton Ragan (Source: McCracken County Jail) Kelton Ragan (Source: McCracken County Jail)
PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) -

A Paducah man is facing charges after reportedly assaulting a three-month-old infant.

The KSP was contacted by Baptist Health of Paducah regarding a three-month-old infant with a femur fracture.

Following an investigation, Kelton Ragan, 19, of Paducah, was charged with first-degree assault and was taken to the McCracken County Jail.

The investigation remains ongoing.

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