Arrest made for death of 13-month old child in Tangipahoa Parish
POSTED: Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 3:27pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, November 15, 2011 - 11:51am
HAMMOND, LA (NBC33) — An arrest has been made in the case of a 13-month old child who was found dead back on Oct. 7, 2011.
Officials in Tangipahoa Parish say that O’Brian Donnett, 24, of Kentwood repeatedly abused the child. An autopsy revealed that the infant died as a result of blunt force trauma to the head.
Donnett was arrested and charged with First Degree Murder and Aggravated Battery. Officials say additional charges may be forthcoming.