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Eight-Month-Old Baby Injured In Alleged Domestic Violence Incident

An eight-month-old boy has been injured after his parents were allegedly fighting on a street in the southern NSW town of Leeton.

A 32-year-old man and a 24-year-old woman have been charged after the alleged fight took place at around 9 pm on Wednesday.

Paramedics who attended the scene examined the eight-month-old boy, finding him to be lethargic and non-responsive.

He was taken to Griffith Base Hospital for further treatment and is expected to make a full recovery from his injuries.

Detectives from the Child Abuse and Sex Crimes Squad have gone to the hospital and have opened an investigation.

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The man has been granted strict conditional bail at Leeton Local Court and is due to re-appear at the same court on Tuesday.

Meanwhile, the 24-year-old woman has been refused bail and is expected to appear at Griffith Local Court later on Friday.

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