Killer Dads: Fathers who ended their children's lives in situations involving child custody, visitation, and/or child support
Little River County
Father: MARCUS SIMS SR.
Victim(s) Marcus Sims Jr. (1 year)
Date of Death: January 2012
Father charged with 2nd-degree murder in son's death. Boy had been "staying with" father at the time of his death. In August 2012, mental evaluation ordered for father. No other updates as of November 2014.
Father: DEVIN HUNT
Victim(s): Presley Faith Hunt (4 months)
Date of Death: June 2012
Father alleged to have killed infant daughter. In September 2012, father charged with capital murder after child custody hearing regarding surviving 2-year-old son. Father found not guilty in February 2014.
Father: JEFFERY CLIFTON
Victim(s): Malik Drummond (2 years)
Date of Death: 2014
"Missing" toddler's body found one year after disappearance. Father charged with capital murder. Boy apparently lived with father, live-in girlfriend with mother living elsewhere.