• Trial begins in child abuse murder case against former TU running back


    Story Highlights

    • Taverreon Dickson allegedly killed his 10-month-old
    • Raylie died in what Dickerson said was a co-sleeping accident
    • Dickerson played for the University of Tulsa in 2015
    • His trial begins Monday; watch FOX23 News for the latest in the case


    TULSA, Okla. - A trial begins Monday against a former University of  Tulsa running back.

    FOX23 News will update the story on-air and in this link

    Police arrested Tavarreon Dickerson in May of 2016 after his 10-month-old daughter, Raylie, died in January. 

    Detectives responded to his home near 5th and Harvard, where he said she died in a co-sleeping accident. 

    The medical examiner said he found "multiple blunt impact injuries" on her head. She had a brain injury. 

    FOX23 continues to follow the case. Check this story and FOX23 News for the latest. 

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