Thursday, August 12, 2010

Dad arrested in death of 6-year-old son (Tuscon, Arizona)

Dad KOFFI DOGBEVI has been arrested and jailed in the death of his 6-year-old son.


Father arrested in death of six-year-old son
Posted - 8/11/2010 at 11:51PM

TUCSON - Pima County Deputies are investigating the death of a six-year-old child. On August 3rd, detectives responded to a child abuse call in the San Xavier District, south of Tucson. The detectives spoke with a six-year-old boy who it was believed had fallen down a flight of stairs. After further investigation the detectives did not think his injuries were from a fall.

The child was taken to the hospital. He was removed from life support Wednesday and died as a result of his injuries received August 3rd.

The boy's father, Koffi Dogbevi, is now charged with 1st Degree Murder in the death of his six-year-old son. He is being held in the Pima County Adult Detention Facility.