Monday, February 24, 2014

Dad charged with killing 2-year-old son (Charlotte, North Carolina)

Dad is identified as TRAVIS JAMELL PEMBERTON. Was there a mother in this home? No mention of one.

Father charged with killing 2-year-old son

Posted: Monday, Feb. 24, 2014

A Charlotte man was charged Monday with murder and felony child abuse in connection with the death of his 2-year-old son.

Travis Jamell Pemberton, 29, was in Mecklenburg jail late Monday with no bond. Police found Jackobie Morgan unresponsive on Feb. 9, on Cedar Creek Lane in South Charlotte.

He later died at a local hospital. After consulting with the medical examiner, detectives determined that Jackobie was assaulted. On Monday, Pemberton came into police headquarters and confessed, police said. Cleve R. Wootson Jr.