Massachusetts: 38-year-old John J. Fielding is in custody after assaulting the mother of his 11-month-old daughter and fleeing with the infant, telling the mother this was the last time she would ever see the child.
The incident sparked a police search which ended when Fielding contacted police and revealed his location in the town of Sandwich. When police arrived he became aggressive and had to be subdued with pepper spray. The infant is back with her mother.
As a result of the incident Fielding, who was drunk at the time of the incident, has been charged with felony child endangerment, violating a restraining order, and domestic assault and battery.