SALINA, Kan. (KSNW) – Saline County authorities are investigating the circumstances that led to the death of an 11-month old male on Monday.
According to Police Sergeant Jim Feldman, a baby was taken from a home in the 900 block of N. 9th to Salina Regional Health Center around 3:30 p.m. Monday. The boy died at the hospital.
During the investigation, police arrested the child’s father, 42-year-old Michael Ray Hatfield.
He has been booked into the Saline County Jail. He faces charges of felony murder, aggravated endangerment of a child, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
This investigation is ongoing.