Mother, boyfriend arrested after 3-month-old suffocates
NEWNAN, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia woman and her boyfriend have been charged with second-degree murder in the death of the woman’s 3-month-old baby.
Newnan Police Department Deputy Chief Mark Cooper tells WAGA-TV the baby was unable to lift his head from a plush pillow and suffocated. He says the couple, 23-year-old Elizabeth Norris and 30-year-old Adam Brady, was knew the dangers of putting a child face down in a crib. They were arrested Monday.
Cooper says the two had a “total disregard for this child’s life and their neglect caused his death.” He says his department is working with the Division of Family and Children Services on the case.
Information from: WAGA-TV, http://www.myfoxatlanta.com