Sapulpa Police Arrest 2 Accused Of Child Neglect After 5-Month-Old Dies

Monday, January 11th 2021, 9:17 pm
By: News On 6

SAPULPA, Okla. -

Sapulpa Police arrested two people accused of child neglect after their five-month-old son died in November.

Police arrested 20-year-old Odella Allison and 34-year-old Nicholas Hammons for child neglect and drugs. Officers responded to the call that the boy wasn’t breathing. Despite CPR, the infant still died.

Investigators said they couple told them they put the baby to bed facedown the night before and didn’t touch him for 13 hours.

Police said Allison admitted to doing meth and told them Hammons had been drinking.

The couple is out of jail on bond.