Dad goes on trial in co-sleeping death of infant son
POSTED: Monday, April 30, 2012 - 12:33pm
UPDATED: Monday, April 30, 2012 - 12:44pm
Lufkin, Texas —
After his wife was found guilty of child endangerment three weeks ago in the co-sleeping death of their 4-month old son, Mark Clark is set to face an Angelina County jury this week.
Testimony will begin at 9 a.m. today in state district judge Paul White’s courtroom with Clark answering to a state jail felony charge of child endangerment.
The 33-year-old’s wife, Vanessa Clark, was found guilty of child endangerment April 5, following three days of testimony.
The Clarks and were reportedly sharing a bed with the infant, Tristan, in July 2012 when he stopped breathing, making him the second baby to die while sleeping in the couple’s bed.
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