UPDATE: Parents arrested in connection to death of one-year-old

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UPDATE: June 18, 2021 at 9:33 p.m.

Two people have been arrested in connection to the death of a one-year-old child.

According to Sgt. Charlie Eipper, Friday evening, Wichita Falls Police obtained arrest warrants for the parents of the child that was pronounced dead at United Regional on Friday, June 11.

Police arrested 24-year-old Christian Bishop-Torrence and 22-year-old Sage Wright and charged them with injury to a child with a $500,000 bond, Eipper said in a release.

Police have not received the results of the autopsy, and the investigation is ongoing.


WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — The Wichita Falls Police Department is investigating the death of a child that happened over the weekend.

Officers with WFPD responded to the United Regional Emergency Room on June 11, 2021, at 11:48 p.m. to investigate the death of a one-year-old child.

The child had been transported by a personally owned vehicle to the hospital where she was pronounced dead.

The body was sent for an autopsy.

According to a statement, the investigation is pending while officials wait on the results of the autopsy.

The cause of death and circumstances are unknown at this time. Stick with Texoma’s Homepage as this story develops.

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