An active-duty Marine was arrested and charged with the demise of his 4-month-old child in Jacksonville, North Carolina, police mentioned Friday.
Christian Mark McGill, 23, who’s the daddy of the 4-month-old, was charged with an open rely of homicide and processed into the Onslow County jail beneath no bond, the Jacksonville Police Division mentioned in a press release on Friday.
Police and different emergency personnel responded to the scene of a medical name at an condominium in Jacksonville on Dec. 22 and carried out life-saving measures on a 4-month-old child who was unresponsive, in accordance with the assertion.
The infant was pronounced lifeless on the scene by paramedics with the Onslow County Emergency Medical Companies, the assertion mentioned.
The Jacksonville Police Division performed an investigation into the demise of the toddler after which arrested McGill, in accordance with the assertion. Investigators had been working with the native district lawyer’s workplace in addition to the Naval Prison Investigative Companies, due to McGill’s standing as an active-duty Marine, the assertion mentioned.
The Naval Prison Investigative Companies confirmed that McGill, who’s an Energetic-Obligation Marine Lance Corporal, was arrested on Friday in reference to a homicide investigation. The company mentioned it was working with native authorities on the investigation.