Tod­dler ‘beaten by dad’

New York Post - - NEWS - Larry Celona

A Brooklyn man al­legedly beat his tod­dler daugh­ter on Fa­ther’s Day — leav­ing the child in crit­i­cal con­di­tion, po­lice said.

Shaquan Taylor, 19, was charged with as­sault and act­ing in a man­ner in­ju­ri­ous to a child af­ter po­lice were called to the scene by the child’s dis­traught mother, cops said.

The mom ar­rived at the Coney Is­land apart­ment to dis­cover her 16-mon­thold, Ny­laha Lewis (right), ly­ing on the ground.

When she tried to call 911, Taylor be­gan to as­sault her, ac­cord­ing to cops. He fled the lo­ca­tion and was ap­pre­hended by po­lice shortly af­ter.

The child was taken to a hospi­tal, where she was listed in crit­i­cal con­di­tion.

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