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Police: Dad arrested after assaulting young son

Syngen Servidio is charged with aggravated assault, reckless endangerment, and related offenses after allegedly assaulting his son who is only four years old.

SCRANTON, Pa. — A man wanted after allegedly assaulting his four-year-old son is now behind bars in Scranton.

Syngen Servidio is charged with aggravated assault, reckless endangerment, and related offenses.

Police say Servidio hit his son several times.

A doctor described the boy's injuries as "torture."

At last check, the child was still in the hospital in critical condition after the assault in Scranton.