MANHATTAN, Kan. — Kansas State running back Leon Patton was accused of shaking a 2-month-old boy and charged with child abuse. He was dismissed from the team Friday.

The 20-year-old junior was arrested and jailed Thursday on $30,000 bond for his actions July 15, police said.

Patton shook the baby "feloniously and intentionally," according to the arrest warrant. Patton already had been suspended from the team.

Staff and wire service reports