Twenty-five-year-old Darius Bird of Mandan was arrested Sunday night after Mandan Police were called to an apartment on Shoal Loop Southeast.
Mandan Police say they received a call of a baby crying in an apartment.
When police arrived the apartment manager told them that Bird was lying on top of the baby and was passed out.
When the apartment manager woke the man, he lifted Bird's legs off the baby, who had swelling and bruising on its face.
Bird was said to be intoxicated is charged child abuse and neglect.
The child is said to be healthy at this time.