Laurel father pleads guilty to murder in 2015 death of son

Laurel father pleads guilty to murder in 2015 death of son

JONES COUNTY, Miss. (WDAM) - A Laurel man charged with killing his own son plead guilty to second-degree murder and is sentenced to more than 20 years in prison.

Rashaud Crosby was arrested in December, of 2015, after authorities said he head-butted his son to death, who was six-months-old at the time.

He was sentenced to 40 years total but only has to serve 23 years.

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