Wayne father charged after 2-year-old boy dies from blunt force trauma
7-month-old girl had leg fractures
WAYNE, Mich. – A man has been charged in the death of his 2-year-old child, who was found not breathing in a Wayne home in October.
Marc Minter, 30, was charged with homicide-felony murder and two counts of first-degree child abuse.
According to police, the 2-year-old boy was not breathing at a home in the area of Williams Street and Annapolis Avenue on Oct. 19, 2016. He was taken to a hospital and pronounced dead.
An autopsy revealed that the boy was killed by blunt force trauma to the back, police said.
The child’s 7-month-old sister had fractures to her legs, police said.
Minter was arrested on July 28, and he is being held without bond.
Minter is due back in court Aug. 8 for a probable cause conference.
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