(Scroll down for video) An evil father was arrested on a charge of assault after allegedly trying to flush his baby down a toilet during an argument with his girlfriend, according to police in Pennsylvania.
Pittsburgh police said that they have arrested 31-year-old Dennis Grateley, after being accused of trying to kill his 6-week-old son by flushing him down the toilet.
Grateley was charged with aggravated assault, simple assault, persons not to possess a firearm, terroristic threats and endangering the welfare of a child.
He was booked into the Allegheny County Jail, pending a bail hearing.
According to the police investigation, Grateley and his girlfriend were arguing about the care of their newborn child on Tuesday around 12:30 a.m.
At some point, Grateley grabbed his son, held him upside down and placed his head in the toilet. Several people inside the house managed to take the baby away from Grateley, and he was attacked by the family dog.
The baby was taken to the Mercy Hospital, where he was treated and released. Gateley remained in the house for about two hours.
He then surrendered to police around 2:30 a.m. He was taken to a hospital to be treated for a dog bite.