MPD: Man charged with first-degree murder after child found not breathing

MPD: Man charged with first-degree murder after child found not breathing
Antonio First, 35 (Source: SCSO)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - An arrest has been made after a child was found not breathing in Memphis.

Officers were called to the 3600 block of N. Trezevant in Frayser early Wednesday morning.

When officers arrived on the scene, a man told first responders his son was not breathing. The boy was taken to Le Bonheur in critical condition but later died from his injuries.

Antonio First 35, was arrested and charged with murder in the first-degree in preparation of aggravated child abuse and child neglect.

MPD says this is an ongoing death investigation.

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