Child in Hospital, Man Charged with Aggravated Endangerment
On September 13th, 2018, Children’s Mercy Hospital contacted the Iola Police Department about a child with head injuries. Police executed a search warrant at the child’s home on McGuire Dr. in Iola, Kansas with assistance from the Kansas Bureau of Investigation.
Authorities say after investigating, an arrest warrant was issued for 25-year-old Darious Travawn Orr for aggravated battery, aggravated endangering a child, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was arrested on September 18th.
The Iola Police Department says the child continues to receive care at Children’s Mercy Hospital.