Father of 3-month-old found with cracked skull pleads not guilty

YAKIMA, Wash. -- The father of a three-month-old Yakima boy found with a cracked skull pleaded not guilty to assaulting the boy.

Gordon Desanto is charged with second degree assault of a child.

Court documents say he admitted causing the child's injuries.

Desanto will appear in court again next month.

The boy's mother has also been behind bars for the same crime.