A father has been jailed for 15 years after shaking his child son so arduous the toddler went blind and requires tube feeding.

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Earl Clark’s son Sebastian won’t ever see once more, stroll or play, and must be fed by way of a tube by way of the remainder of his life after the assault, which befell when he was simply eight weeks outdated.

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Clark was jailed Monday at Jasper County Circuit Courtroom in Joplin, Missouri, after admitting felony baby abuse on September 20, the Joplin Globe reported.

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Earl Clark’s son Sebastian won’t ever see once more, stroll or play, and must be fed by way of a tube by way of the remainder of his life after the vicious assault by his dad (Image: Jasper County Sheriff’s Workplace)

He attacked Sebastian simply over a yr earlier than making the responsible plea, in September 2017, and instructed investigators that he had dropped the toddler.

Emergency responders referred to as to the scene found the little boy unresponsive, and carried out CPR whereas the boy was taken to a neighborhood hospital.

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Clark additionally instructed how he had shaken Sebastian, leaving the kid with in depth mind bleeding and facial accidents.

Sebastian was later life-flighted to Kids’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas Metropolis.

There, he spent a number of days in intensive care, whre he suffered additional seizures and swelling of the mind attributable to his father’s abuse.

Clark was sentenced to 15 years in jail at Jasper County Circuit Courtroom, pictured, throughout a listening to Monday (Image: Google Maps)

After the assault, police spokesman Captain Trevor Duncan outlined Sebastian’s accidents, saying: ‘He had a mix of bruises, marks and swellings on his face and physique

Throughout Monday’s sentencing listening to, prosecutor Kimberly Fisher instructed the courtroom that Sebastian ought to survive his accidents.

However he’s now legally blind, with the teen’s accidents prone to be each everlasting and life-limiting.

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