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Mom Is Charged in 7-month-old Decatur Boy’s Death

Mom Is Charged in 7-month-old Decatur Boy’s Death

Child endangerment charges have been filed against the mother of a 7-month-old Decatur boy whose death was the result of multiple traumatic injuries to his head and neck.

Natasha Sullivan, 18 is accused of endangering the life or health of a child.

Macon County Coroner Michael E. Day says Deshaun Bush was brought to St. Mary’s Hospital on Friday night by family members who said he fell out of a car seat while the car was moving. Day said Monday the doctors worked on the child for a short time before he was pronounced dead.

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