HOUSTON A 27-year-old Houston man is facing charges after investigators say he assaulted a woman and kicked her 1-year-old son in the mouth.

Ralph Price is charged with injury to a child.

According to court documents, Price went to the woman s apartment on July 7, 2012, and asked if she could watch his kids.

The woman tolddeputies that Price, whom she knew as her roommate s boyfriend, needed to leave so he could sell drugs.

When the woman told him she couldn t watch his kids, she said Price became enraged. She said he pushed her into a wall, head-butted her, stomped on her foot and kicked her baby in the mouth.

The child suffered a cut to his lip and chin.

Charges were filed that same day.

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