Lt. Jeremy House said the baby died at 3:48 a.m. at Children’s Hospital in Denver.
BILLINGS – – An infant allegedly assaulted by the child’s parents on Christmas died Saturday morning, according to the Billings Police Department.
The infant was in critical condition at St. Vincent Healthcare on Thursday and the child’s parents were taken into custody on suspicion of aggravated assault.
Brandon T. Edwards, 28, and Kayla Jean Edwards, 23, are being held at the Yellowstone County Jail.
On Thursday evening, medical crews responded to a home on the 200 block of Terry Avenue on a report of an infant who was not breathing.
“Medical personnel observed suspicious injuries on the infant and notified the Billings Police Department,” Billings Lt. Jeremy House wrote in a press release on Friday.
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