FLORENCE COUNTY, SC A Florence man was arrested Sunday by Florence County sheriff’s deputies after he allegedly killed his one year old child, according to authorities.
Maj. Michael Nunn, a sheriff’s office spokesman, said Jerrod Lee Brown, 26, was charged with homicide by child abuse and unlawful neglect of a child or helpless person.
Nunn said sheriff’s deputies arrived at a local hospital following reports of the death of the one year old child. Brown is accused of inflicting physical injuries on the child resulting in its death.
Brown is being held at the Florence County Detention Center pending a bond hearing before a circuit court judge.