In a shocking child abuse case, a Lowell, Mass., man was arrested for allegedly biting off the lip of his 22-month-old son, MyFoxBoston reported Saturday.

The father, 26-year-old Tai Chan, allegedly attacked the child, ripping his son's bottom lip off completely. Police were called the scene Saturday and found the father acting erratically. He was believed to be under the influence of drugs.

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The baby was rushed to the hospital where doctors tried to reattach the lip. Chan was charged with assault and battery on a child and domestic assault.