Mississippi man arrested for murder of 9-month-old boy

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An 18-year old Mississippi Delta man has been arrested and charged with the murder of a 9-month-old baby boy.

The Greenwood Commonwealth reports that 18-year old Tervonte Devon Alexander is jailed with no bond following his arrest on a murder charge in the death of Sawyer Jerrell Holston,

Authorities say Alexander was with the infant and his mother in Coila when someone called to report the boy wasn’t responding.

Carroll County Coroner Mark Stiles declared the boy’s death a homicide following an autopsy.

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