Friday, August 26, 2011

Dad sentenced to 21 years for murder of 5-month-old son (Wichita, Kansas)

Dad JAMES THOMAS pleaded guilty to 2nd-degree murder before sentencing. No word here about the baby's mother.


Wichita father sentenced to 21 years in the death of his infant sonby John Boyd

KWCH 12 Eyewitness News

12:18 p.m. CDT, August 26, 2011
(WICHITA, Kan.)—
A Wichita father will spend 21 years in prison in the death of his infant son. James Thomas was sentenced Friday in Sedgwick County Court.

He pleaded guilty to Second Degree Murder in the death of his son, five-month-old Zereon Thomas in July of 2009.

Police say Thomas told them he dropped his son, but investigators say evidence showed the boy was abused.