East Texas man indicted for murder of 21-month-old baby
POSTED: Friday, August 29, 2014 - 9:56am
UPDATED: Friday, August 29, 2014 - 2:21pm
Marshall, Texas (KETK) — A Harrison County grand jury has indicted a man for murder in the death of a toddler earlier this year.
Deterryon Tyrell Kelly, 27, of Marshall, was indicted on Thursday. On May 6, he allegedly killed a 21-month-old baby, who was found unresponsive at the Marshall Best Western Hotel, located in the 5200 block of East End Boulevard. The child later died at Good Shepherd Medical Center-Marshall.
Justice of the Peace Precinct 2 Judge Clarice Watkins ordered an autopsy. He was arrested on a capital murder warrant on Wednesday, June 4, after the autopsy was returned.