Bath, NY -- A Bath man is facing charges for allegedly causing serious head injuries to a toddler.

State police say Stephen Hoose threw the child, less than two years of age, into a chair two weeks ago -- causing the child's head to hit a wall. The injuries included a fractured skull, bleeding on the brain and retinal bleeding.

Hoose is charged with Reckless Assault of a Child, a felony, and child endangering, a misdemeanor.

The child is out of the hospital but still getting medical care.