On Wednesday, April 13 at 8:30 AM, Mountlake Terrace Police were notified by Child Protective Service of a 21 month child old from a home in the 21800 block of 66th Ave W that had been taken to Harborview Medical Center with head trauma.
The CPS report indicated that the 30 year old father called 911 after he heard a loud thump and then heard the child crying. The father said that he found the child laying on the floor. The child was transported to Harborview where it underwent craniotomy surgery.
According to the doctor, the explanation of the injury is not consistent with the mechanism of the injury. The status of the child is unknown at this time and detectives are investigating the case.