Bessemer man charged with capital murder of 9-month-old

Bessemer man charged with capital murder
Bessemer man charged with capital murder(Jefferson County Jail)
Published: May. 2, 2022 at 7:43 PM CDT|Updated: May. 3, 2022 at 8:59 AM CDT
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BESSEMER, Ala. (WBRC) - Bessemer Police confirmed Monday the arrest and charge of Killian Robinson, 33, in connection with the death of a 9-month-old. Police say he was watching the child while the mother, his girlfriend, was at work.

The Jefferson County Coroner has identified the child as Zachery Taylor Carter.

According to Bessemer Police, the child was brought to police headquarters unresponsive on April 27, around 9:13 a.m. The baby had injuries consistent with blunt force trauma. resulting in death. Robinson was transported to the county jail on April 29.

Also in his care were her 3-year-old and 7-year-old children.

No further information on this case has been released as police continue to investigate. We will update this story as details are made available.


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