Man throws girl from car window and strikes her with his car after having argument with much younger girlfriend (video)By Mason White 11:59 AM September 2, 2014
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By: Sanvi Rizvi
(Scroll down for video) A man was arrested on charges of assault after throwing a girl from a car window and striking her with his vehicle, police in Illinois said.
The Chicago Police Department said that the 18-month-old girl was seriously injured and she was transported to a local hospital on Monday morning.
The incident unfolded around 2:30 a.m. near 75th and Cottage Grove.
According to the police investigation, the 46-year-old man had a violent argument with a 23-year-old woman inside the parked car while two children were present.
When the 7-year-old son of the girlfriend tried to stop the violent confrontation the man struck him.
The man then took the 18-month-old girl and threw her from the window of the car and then struck the child with the vehicle as he drove off.
Both children are in stable condition at University of Chicago Comer Children’s Hospital.