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Western Iowa Man Pleads Not Guilty To Injuring Daughters
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) A Sioux City man has denied allegations that he slammed his two young daughters' heads against a floor.
The Sioux City Journal says 22-year-old Christopher Schmidt has been charged with three counts of willful injury and three counts of child endangerment resulting in serious injury. He entered not guilty pleas on Wednesday. A trial date hasn't been scheduled.
Court documents say Schmidt's daughters are 2 years old and 7 months old. Police say Schmidt acknowledged grabbing the girls by their faces and slamming their heads into the floor, fracturing their skulls.