Tomahawk Man Facing Homicide Charges in Death of 23-Day-Old Infant

TOMAHAWK, Wis., (WSAW) Henry R. Hughes, 20, of Tomahawk is facing felony homicide charges in the death of a 23-day-old infant, according to Tomahawk Police.

In a press release, Police Chief Al Elvins said his department is in the process of concluding an investigation into the infant's death.

Hughes has been taken into custody and is facing charges of First Degree Reckless Homicide, Physical Abuse of a Child and Substantial Battery to a Child.

Hughes is scheduled to be in court at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Stay with NewsChannel 7 for updates on this developing story.

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