Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Vigil held for 3-month-old baby allegedly killed by dad (Fort Edward, New York)

Dad is identified as KEVIN WAYNE KING.

Vigil being held for three-month-old baby allegedly killed by father

Posted at: 08/14/2013 11:43 AM
By: WNYT Staff

FORT EDWARD - A vigil is being held Wednesday afternoon in memory of a three-month-old baby police say was killed by his father.

30-year-old Kevin Wayne King is accused of shaking Brett Michael Diaz and slamming him against the floor.

King is charged with second-degree murder.

The vigil is organized by Hands Across New York.

The group is dedicated to raising awareness about child abuse.

The vigil begins at 4 p.m. in front of the Washington County courthouse.

Calling hours are Friday night at the Carleton Funeral Home in Hudson falls.

Memorial donations can be made to the Warren-Washington Child Advocacy Center in Glens Falls.