PARMA - Police have arrested a 41 year-old man in connection with the death of his 18 month old son.
Last night, the man walked into the lobby of the Parma Police Station and told the officer that he wanted to turn himself in for a crime.
Police learned that the man’s son was in his car, where officers found the boy unresponsive and not breathing. Parma Fire Department paramedics were called and the child was taken to UH Parma Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.
The child’s father was taken to MetroHealth with lacerations on both of his arms. He was later taken into custody . However, he is still being treated at this time and remains under police guard at the hospital.
When he is released, he will taken back to the Parma jail.
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