Baby found unresponsive; Rapid City man facing charges

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Updated at 7:54:

Ellsworth Air Force Base says that 26-year-old James Cunningham was a senior airman at the base.

The incident with Cunningham did not happen on base.

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KELO) — An infant is in the hospital with life threatening injuries and a Rapid City man is charged with felony child abuse.

Officers in Rapid City were called to the 500 block of Hanover Drive just after 5:30 Tuesday evening.

When they arrived they found a baby who was unresponsive.

26-year-old James Cunningham of Rapid City is charged with felony child abuse. Cunningham is expected to be in court in Pennington County Thursday.

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