Dad is identified as JOHN ELLIOTT, JR. Details of how he got access to the child are very unclear.
UPDATE: Dad Charged in Death of 2-Year-Old Daughter
UPDATE 6/18/12 @ 5 p.m.
BOYD COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) -- A father has been charged in the death of his 2-year-old daughter.
John Elliott, Jr., 30, of Catlettsburg, was arrested Monday afternoon on manslaughter charges.
Boyd County Sheriff Terry Keelin says the charges are in connection with the death of Elliott, Jr's 2-year-old daughter, Summer Adkins.
The Sheriff says Adkins lived with her mother in Carter County, but was at a babysitter's home in Boyd County when she died back in March.
The cause of death was determined to be compression.
Elliott is being held in the Boyd County Detention Center.