A Dallastown man is facing charges after he threw a 3-year-old so hard, he broke the boys leg, police said.
Benjamin B. Ladd, 27, is charged with aggravated assault, simple assault, endangering the welfare of children and reckless endangerment.
The incident happened Friday afternoon along the first block of East Main Street in Yorkana. According to police reports, Ladd grabbed the boy by the shoulders and threw him down after becoming angry at him. The boy was taken to York Hospital with a fractured right femur.
Ladd later confessed during an interview with state police.
He was taken to Central Booking where he posted $40,000 bail.
A preliminary hearing is scheduled for Nov. 5.