Marion County Coroner’s Office has confirmed 5 month old Karter Hutchinson passed away Friday at Riley’s Childrens Hospital in Indianapolis, where he was transported after the incident.
(Update posted August 21, 2017).
Evansville Police say a child suffered a serious head injury, and the father has been arrested.
EPD says 21-year-old Brandon Hutchinson was alone with the child, when it suffered a possibly life ending injury to its head. Hutchinson told police he didn’t know how it happened.
Police say Hutchinson told detectives at least once he dropped the child on a bed out of stress and anger. He is preliminarily charged with neglect of a dependent.
(This story was originally published on August 16, 2017)