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Juvenile charged in connection with death of 4 month old infant in Letcher County

Kentucky State Police have charged a juvenile with murder in connection with the death of a four month old infant in Letcher County. Police say they received a call on Friday morning that a baby was missing from a home on Turner Drive near Neon. Police located the infant over an embankment behind the home. Officials say the child died of blunt force trauma to the head. An investigation led to police to charge a juvenile with murder. Police did not release the juveniles' name and did not say if the suspect was related to the baby. Police are continuing to investigate.

Filed under: Letcher Co. | Arrests | Police investigate | Violent crimes | Around the region


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