Police arrest man in connection with a baby suffering injuries 'not survivable'

Tulsa police say they arrested Martrell??Thames in connection with a baby suffering injuries 'not survivable' to the head and torso on Friday.?? Police were called out to??Deerfield Estates Apartments at 8812 S. Delaware Ave. to assist EMSA??with a 2-month-old in cardiac arrest.?? Police say the ...
  • Tulsa police say they arrested Martrell Thames in connection with a baby suffering injuries 'not survivable' to the head and torso on Friday.
  • Police were called out to Deerfield Estates Apartments at 8812 S. Delaware Ave. to assist EMSA with a 2-month-old in cardiac arrest.
  • Police say the mother left the baby with Thames, the father, while she went to the store.
  • TPD says that when she returned home, EMSA was trying to resuscitate the baby.
  • According to police, Thames said he lay the baby down for a few minutes then found her unresponsive.
  • Police say that tests at the hospital showed the baby suffered severe closed head injuries as well as injuries to the torso.
  • Police arrested Thames on complaint of child abuse by injury.
  • Police say that hospital staff are calling the injuries 'not survivable.'
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