A five year old child is dead and now, a Defiance man has been arrested and charged with murder.
Defiance Police were called to Corwin Street in Defiance just after 7 Friday night on a report of a child not breathing.
The five-month-old baby was taken to Defiance Regional Medical Center, then to Toledo Children’s Hospital. The baby died Sunday.
29 year old James Cooper was charged yesterday with first-degree felony murder.
Cooper will appear Wednesday morning at 8:15 in Defiance Municipal Court.