3-year-old in "guarded but stable" condition after being attacked by caretaker

Posted at 4:25 PM, Mar 29, 2018

Police have released an update on the 3-year-old girl attacked by her 28-year-old caretaker on Tuesday.

The child underwent surgery for a severe brain injury yesterday at Buffalo Oishei Children's Hospital. She is currently listed in "guarded but stable" condition. 

Jamestown Police say they were called to a home on Clyde Avenue Tuesday morning after the little girl was unresponsive.

Police believe 28-year-old Joshua Berg hit the little girl on the head, causing the injury.

They say there was a strong odor of marijuana in the home when EMS and police arrived.

Berg has been charged with felony assault. He is currently being held in the county jail. 

Read our previous coverage here: 

Police: Caregiver attacks 3-year-old child

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