JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — A father is charged with capital murder in a toddler’s death investigation.
Officer Colendula Green said Derrick Hoard is charged with the crime.
2-year-old Micah Williams was found unresponsive over the weekend and was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Micah had visible injuries consistent with being beaten.
On Saturday, Micah’s mom came home and she said she discovered that her son was not beating and that’s when she called for an ambulance.