Father charged with killing 2-year-old son
02/24/2014 7:26 PM
02/24/2014 7:41 PM
A Charlotte man was charged Monday with murder and felony child abuse in connection with the death of his 2-year-old son.
Travis Jamell Pemberton, 29, was in Mecklenburg jail late Monday with no bond. Police found Jackobie Morgan unresponsive on Feb. 9 in south Charlotte.
He later died at a local hospital. After consulting with the medical examiner, detectives determined Jackobie was assaulted. On Monday, Pemberton came to headquarters and confessed, police said. Cleve R. Wootson Jr.
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