Foster Parent Had Priors

The man accused of holding a one year old in scalding water causing first and second degree burns has a prior criminal record.

Trevor Emptage, a foster parent, accused of burning the baby after she defecated in the bathtub was arrested at his white city home Sunday night and on Wednesday Grants Pass police confirmed to NBC 5 that Emptage has a prior criminal arrest for domestic assault in 2008.

The official charge was "assault four - domestic violence", a Class-A misdemeanor.