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Father charged for allegedly branding baby with heat gun

Posted January 12, 2018 12:25 p.m. EST

— Police have charged a Gwinnett County man with branding his 5 month-old baby with a heat gun.

Tory Gentry was arrested on Monday and he's being held without bond on child cruelty and aggravated battery charges.

The baby and a two year-old sibling are now in state custody after doctors detected multiple rib fractures, bruising and was diagnosed with "Failure to Thrive."