INDIANAPOLIS — A 20-year-old man is in jail after police said a 4-month-old baby in his care was found unresponsive Thursday afternoon.
Police were called to the 3600 block of North Euclid Avenue, where a baby girl was found not breathing.
Medics transported the infant to Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health. Once she arrived, homicide detectives were notified of suspicious and ultimately fatal injures.
The child was pronounced deceased Saturday afternoon.
Following an investigation, Jared Tapley, the boyfriend of the baby’s mother, was arrested and taken to the Marion County Jail, where he is awaiting formal charges.