Rosemont man accused of scalding toddler

November 28, 2010 7:59:41 PM PST
A suburban man is accused of scalding his 17-month-old stepson.

Santiago Minjarez is being held on a $200,000 bond after he allegedly held the toddler under scalding water from a bathtub faucet and put the child in the tub's hot water. The boy has second-degree burns on his face.

Minjarez is from Rosemont. He's charged with felony aggravated battery to a child.