TCSO arrests man in connection with December 31 death of 2-year-old child

TCSO arrests man in connection with December 31 death of 2-year-old child
Wednesday, the Thomas County Sheriff’s Office and the Region 9 GBI Office says they made a arrest in connection to the Dec. 31 death of a small child. (Source: WCTV)

THOMASVILLE, Ga. (WCTV) - Wednesday, the Thomas County Sheriff’s Office and the Region 9 GBI Office says they made an arrest in connection to the Dec. 31 death of a small child.

24-year-old Kimaon Collins was arrested on charges of felony murder, aggravated assault and cruelty to children first degree.

The Boston Police Department and EMS responded to a report of an unresponsive 2-year-old girl on Dec. 31, 2020.

The child was transported to Archbold Memorial Hospital, where she was pronounced deceased, according to the release.

An autopsy was then performed Saturday by the GBI Crime Lab, and the death was found to be caused by multiple injuries to the child.

TCSO the Region 9 GBI Office say they interviewed Collins and he admitted to causing the injuries to the child.

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