Susan Figueroa, 28, is facing felony child abuse charges.
Paramedics found the 1-year-old boy with severe head injuries at a home on Monday. Deputies say Figueroa told them - the boy fell and hit his head on a small plastic table.
They later learned she had caused the injuries. The child was rushed to Community Regional Medical Center for emergency surgery.
He is now in Children's Hospital in critical but stable condition.NEWS BY LOCATION | ABC30 BLOGS | DISCUSSION FORUMS
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