• Police arrest, charge Morganton man accused of punching baby in face

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    MORGANTON, N.C. - A Morganton man was arrested and charged Thursday after police said he punched a baby in the face. 

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    Morganton Police said 28-year-old Logan Turner is accused of hitting a 9-month-old girl, bruising her entire face. 

    (Logan Turner)

    Authorities said Turner is the boyfriend of the baby's mother. 

    Turner is facing misdemeanor assault and child abuse charges. 

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