PORTLAND, Mich. (AP) – A Michigan man has been charged with murder and child abuse in the March death of one of his twin infant sons.
The Sentinel-Standard of Ionia and WOOD-TV report 27-year-old Keith Thibeault of Portland was arrested Tuesday on the charges by police in Portland, about 20 miles northwest of Lansing.READ MORE: Michigan Matters: From Mackinac to Motor Bella, Major Events Return
A court hearing was expected Wednesday. The Associated Press left a message Wednesday with a court official in Ionia County seeking information on whether he had a lawyer.READ MORE: Rolling Stone Magazine Named ‘Respect’ #1 Song Of All Time
Authorities say the arrest comes after one of his twin sons, Everette Thibeault, was brought to Sparrow Hospital in Lansing injuries consistent with physical abuse. The child, who was 3 months old at the time, later died. The child’s twin brother has been removed from the care of his parents.MORE NEWS: Fourth Stimulus Check: Will You See Another Relief Payment Soon?
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