By Breitbart. According to authorities, Anthony Trice, 26, killed his infant son with a blow to the head after losing at a video game.
Trice was watching his son on Friday at their West Jefferson Street home in Louisville, Kentucky. According to the arrest citation, he began throwing his controller when he started to lose at the unspecified video game he was playing at the time.
The alleged killer then struck his infant son in the head with a closed fist, severely injuring him. Then he carried him into the kitchen to get him a bottle and dropped him onto the floor. Realizing the child was “in distress,” Trice then called 911. The baby was taken to Norton Children’s Hospital but died on Sunday evening despite the best efforts of medical personnel. (Read more from “Father Kills Infant Son – All Because of a Video Game” HERE)
Louisville Dad Accused of Hitting Infant Son in Head, Killing Him, After Losing Video Game
By Courier Journal. Anthony Trice, 26, was watching the child alone on Friday at a home in the 1100 block of West Jefferson Street when he began losing a video game and threw the controller, according to an arrest citation. . .
Trice picked up the child and walked to the kitchen to prepare a bottle when he dropped the child, court papers say Trice told detectives.
He soon realized the baby was “in distress,” police said, and called 911. The infant was taken to Norton Children’s Hospital in serious condition. He died Sunday evening.
Trice was originally charged Saturday with first-degree criminal abuse of a child and booked into Metro Corrections. His charges have been upgraded to murder. (Read more from “Louisville Dad Accused of Hitting Infant Son in Head, Killing Him, After Losing Video Game” HERE)