Murder Suspect Arrested

Monday, February 12th 2007, 3:46 pm
By: News On 6

Tulsa County Sheriff's deputies have arrested a man they say killed his infant son. 18-year-old Dale Ackerson was arrested Monday afternoon in Tulsa, officials said. He is charged with first-degree murder in the February 4th death of his two-month-old son.

The baby was found not breathing at a Tulsa apartment complex, he was pronounced dead at the hospital. The Medical Examiner determined the infant died of blunt force trauma to the abdomen and head.

The boy was Tulsa’s 13th murder, and the second baby killed in 2007.