Thursday, May 9, 2013

Dad gets four years for killing 4-month-old son (Madill, Oklahoma)

The killer dad is identified as JOSHUA IRVINE. Typical slap-on-the-wrist sentence.

Posted: Wed 11:28 PM, May 08, 2013
Reporter: News 12 Staff Updated: Thu 8:36 AM, May 09, 2013

Madill father gets 4 years in infant son's death

MADILL, OK -- A Madill father accused of killing his own son in July, pleads guilty.

Court records show Joshua Irvine had been charged with second degree murder, but pleaded guilty to second degree manslaughter.

Madill Police said Irvine was alone with his four-month-old son and two other children when the baby became unresponsive. The infant later died.

Court records show Irvine was sentenced to four years in prison.