Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Dad charged in death of 7-week-old son (Bluefield, West Virginia)

Dad is identified as CASSIDY BYRD.


Charges filed in baby’s death

By MetroNews Staff in News | June 10, 2014 at 5:06PM

BLUEFIELD, W.Va. – Police issued an arrest warrant Tuesday afternoon in connection with the April 5 death of a 7-week-old boy.

Police said the boy’s father, 23-year-old Cassidy Byrd, of Bluefield, has been charged with child abuse resulting in death.

An autopsy revealed the cause of death was a head injury.