GASTON COUNTY, N.C. – Police have arrested a man in connection with the death of a three month old.
Investigators say that on August 13, 2013 Police received a call from the Kings Mountain Hospital concerning the child abuse of a three month old.
The baby girl was later transferred to Levine Children’s Hospital for abusive head trauma.
After fighting for her life, four days after police were called, the baby died at Levine Children’s Hospital. Officials said she passed away after being removed from life support.
Police arrested Jason Michael Moore,30, he is described as the babysitter and friend of the mother.
Moore is being charged with first degree murder and two counts of felony child abuse. He was booked into the Gaston County Jail and being held without bond.