Man arrested after allegedly throwing toddler outside front door of house

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TUCSON -- A man is in Tucson police custody after he allegedly threw a toddler outside of the front door of a west side home.

A Tucson Police Department spokesman said officers were called to a home on North 11th Avenue near Speedway and Stone Tuesday afternoon after a man had forced himself inside the residence.

Police said the family told police the man then threw the child outside the front door. The child suffered minor injuries but is otherwise OK.

Police say the man is an acquaintance of the family and has a mental condition.

Information from: KOLD-TV

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