Yesterday, County 10 reported on an incident
a 6-month-old baby girl who was found laying in a field by Riverton Police
Officers. The baby's mother, Alma Addison, allegedly fled from police
officers and left her baby in a field behind the Church of Jesus Christ of
Latter-day Saints on West Main Street in Riverton. Captain Eric Murphy told
County 10 that doctors determined the baby had a skull fracture which was
in the process of healing which indicated it happened prior to this
Fremont County Attorney Patrick LeBrun released the following statement
this morning regarding the baby's condition.
"The infant who was involved in the Child Endangering case that arose from
events this past weekend was immediately assessed by physicians. The infant
was determined to have suffered no injuries from the incident and was
released within a few hours from the hospital. The child is safe and being
cared for by appropriate individuals."