Posted at: 08/09/2013 12:26 PM
| Updated at: 08/09/2013 5:41 PM
By: WNYT Staff
COLONIE - A Colonie father is accused of assaulting his three month old baby by putting a pillow over the infant's face.
Police say it was only for a brief amount of time.
Jared Powers is also accused of hitting his baby with his hand.
The infant was not injured.
Powers is charged with endangering the welfare of a child, and reckless endangerment, a felony.
He's in the Albany County jail without bail.