KENNEWICK POLICE NEWS RELEASE -- On 08-03-14, "KW" (name withheld for protection) was admitted to Kadlec hospital for medical treatment due to illness; while undergoing an X-Ray it was discovered that KW had multiple rib fractures described as nonaccidental trauma consistent with abuse. KW was determined to have other bone fractures. Additional X-Rays were obtained on KW's siblings and they revealed similar rib fractures. Demetrias Williams, 24, was contacted by KPD detectives on 08-20-14 and admitted he was responsible for the injuries (dating back to 03/19/14 until present); Williams was arrested for 3 counts of Assault of a Child 2nd Degree.
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