WAYNE, Mich. – A man who was charged in the death of his 2-year-old child, who was found not breathing in a Wayne home in October 2017, was found not guilty.
Marc Minter, 30, was charged with homicide-felony murder and two counts of first-degree child abuse.
Minter was found not guilty on all counts after a jury trial.
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.