NH parents arrested after investigation into the death of their 2-month-old son
CONCORD — Police have arrested two adults on charges related to the death of their two-month-old infant in August 2016.
Bradford Ross, 25, and Kayla Austin, 21, were arrested on May 16 on charges of negligent homicide, manslaughter, and prohibited conduct. They were both refused bail.
The arrests stem from an investigation into the death of their two-month-old son.
On August 1, 2016, police responded to a small trailer in the Penacook section of Concord for a report of an unresponsive infant. During their initial investigation, detectives uncovered evidence that Ross and Austin were both using and distributing methamphetamine.
Police alleged that the two month old child was exposed to and ingested methamphetamine which contributed to his death.
The investigation is ongoing and Concord police have asked anyone with information pertaining to this case to contact Lt. Sean Ford at 603-225-8600 or the Concord Regional Crimeline at 603-226-3100.