With help from Lexington Police, Jessamine County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Eyon McCann, 32, of Nicholasville, at UK hospital Tuesday night.
McCann is in the Jessamine County Detention Center.
He is charged with criminal abuse of a child under 12. He is being held on a $10,000 cash bond.
Police said the little girl’s injuries are non-life threatening.
McCann is expected to be in court Monday, August 20 at 2:00 p.m.