Man Jailed in Lubbock Named as Suspect in His 1-Year-Old Son’s Death
Twenty-two-year-old Joseph Rodriguez is suspected by Fort Worth Police of being involved in the death of his 1-year-old son.
On Thursday, the family said on-camera that 1-year-old Jayden died under suspicious circumstances while visiting his father in Fort Worth. Jayden's family on his mother's side in Lubbock is trying to raise money to bring the boy's body home and give him a funeral. The family has said that donations for the funeral can be dropped off at Chapel Grace Funeral Home on 34th Street.
Rodriguez remained in the Lubbock County Detention Center for charges related to marijuana on Friday. As of Friday afternoon, Fort Worth police have not charged Rodriguez for the boy's death.
[via Everything Lubbock]