logo

Dad arrested for fatally assaulting 16-month-old baby while yelling 'Jesus is coming'

Ksenia Novikova
Aug 22, 2018
01:45 P.M.

A 27-year-old father from Lewisville, Texas, stabbed his baby in front of witnesses and called them to come out from their apartments to witness the attack.

Advertisement

The incident took place on Sunday afternoon at the Oak Forest Apartments near Bellaire Drive and father's name has not been released to the media as yet.

Follow our Twitter account @amomama_usa and scroll down to see footage taken at the scene after the attack.

He yelled that "Jesus was coming" while stabbing his son, and his neighbors tried in vain to stop the attack, Fox 4 reported.

Advertisement

A woman threw a trash can from her balcony in the hopes that it would distract the father and another neighbor shot the man in the leg.

The shot put a stop to the attack, and the neighbor who pulled the trigger will not be charged, authorities confirmed.

The 16-month-old baby was rushed to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. The child's mother wasn't home during the time of the attack.

Advertisement

Police have taken the father into custody, and he will be charged. Authorities are still waiting for the results from the toxicology tests.

Neighbor Eduardo Carranza was alerted to the incident outside his window when he heard the gunshot. He later told reporters that the suspect "was talking nonsense."

Advertisement

Another neighbor from across the street was walking her dog at the time and recalls that eyewitnesses were yelling for to get down when the first shots rang out.

In other news, a four-year-old girl was bludgeoned to death by her 79-year-old uncle who inflicted more than a hundred wounds. She was rushed to hospital but succumbed from her injuries.

Earlier this month, the case of a 61-year-old Jean Pierre Ndossoko from Pasadena who killed his one-year-old daughter and eight-year-old son shocked the world.

He wanted to die with his children but fled the scene after stabbing them to death. Authorities found Ndossoko in his vehicle later that day. He tried to commit suicide by shooting himself but survived.

Advertisement
info
Please fill in your e-mail so we can share with you our top stories!
By subscribing, you agree to our Privacy Policy
Advertisement
Related posts

Boy Who Lost Faith after Parents' Death Goes to Church for Help for the First Time in Years – Story of the Day

January 26, 2022

Stepson Mocked by Adoptive Parents & Their Children Finds Letters They Hid from Him – Story of the Day

March 12, 2022

Homeless Old Lady Takes Down 3 Thieves at Once after They Threaten Little Boy's Life — Story of the Day

January 25, 2022

Young Mother Asks Neighbors to Babysit Her Daughter for a Few Hours and Disappears for Years – Story of the Day

April 17, 2022

Woman Takes Bullet for Stranger’s Son, His Dad Attends Funeral and Meets 9 Crying Kids There — Story of the Day

March 23, 2022

2-Year-Old Girl Leaves Parents in the Middle of the Night, Goes to a Store and Meets a Stranger

May 15, 2022

Man Is Told He Was in a Coma for 12 Years, Later Finds Out It Was a Ruse His Wife Planned — Story of the Day

February 01, 2022

Dad Claims Newborn Daughter 'Saved' His Life after He Went to the Hospital to Meet Her

May 05, 2022

Seeing the Back Door of the House Wide Open and Her Toddler Missing, Mother Calls 911

February 11, 2022

Postman Hears Loud Cry from Abandoned House and Rushes Inside — Story of the Day

April 28, 2022

Boy Goes to Visit His Dad & Disappears, Mom Gets a Message from Him 4 Years Later

April 25, 2022

Young Woman Adopts an Orphan Boy and Finds Out He Is Her Biological Brother – Story of the Day

March 22, 2022

Old Man Sees Homeless Lady and Recognizes Nurse Who Stayed by His Bedside for 27 Months Years Ago — Story of the Day

February 25, 2022

30 Years after Dad's Death, 3 Children Receive a Letter Saying to Meet in Forest near an Old Bridge – Story of the Day

March 19, 2022