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Police announce arrest of man in felony Child Abuse case

Nathon Gallant (courtesy of the Rawlins Police Department via the Carbon County Sheriff’s Office)

The Rawlins Police Department has announced the arrest of a suspect in a felony case of Child Abuse.

According the the Rawlins PD, Nathon Gallant, age 29, was arrested and charged with a felony count of Aggravated Child Abuse.

According to a statement posted on social media, Rawlins Police responded to a 911 call, in early August of 2020, reporting an unresponsive baby on the 600 block of 7th Street, in Rawlins.

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Police say that after an investigation, Gallant, a resident of Rawlins was arrested and charged. Further details were not immediately available.

Aggravated Child Abuse is a felony punishable by imprisonment for not more than 25 years.

All of those cited or arrested are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law. Charges are subject to change following official filings from the Carbon County District Attorney’s Office.