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Sioux City man sentenced after injuring his young children


SIOUX CITY, Iowa (KTIV) A Sioux City man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after slamming both of his young daughters' heads against the floor.

22 year-old Christopher Schmidt faced several charges.

As part of a plea agreement, he pleaded guilty to two charges of child endangerment resulting in serious injury.

The incidents happened about a year ago.  Schmidt admitted to grabbing the girls by the face and slamming their head in to the floor.  At the time, the girls were seven months and two years-old.  Both had severe skull fractures.

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