Jakob Scott, Caylin Opal Marie Monroe Charged in Baby’s Death – What We Know!

Jakob Scott, Caylin Monroe Scott

Jakob Scott, Caylin Opal Marie Monroe

A pair of Indiana mother and father of their early 20s are accused of murdering their 2-month-old son who died of hunger.

Authorities with the Warrick County Sheriff’s Workplace mentioned Tuesday that Jakob Probability Scott, 22, and Caylin Opal Marie Monroe, 23, face costs of homicide and neglect of a dependent leading to demise. The fees are in reference to the Feb. 15 demise of Silas Scott, who was 85 days previous.

The boy’s obituary recognized him as “Silas ‘Shuggie Bear’ Probability-Kent Scott, of Boonville, Indiana,” son of “Jakob and Caylin (Monroe) Scott.” The obituary mentioned he “handed away” at dwelling. The toddler has three siblings, the obituary additionally mentioned.

The Warrick County Sheriff’s Workplace mentioned the toddler was declared lifeless after he was discovered unresponsive at a house on Honeysuckle Drive final February.

Authorities mentioned that “data” realized in the course of the investigation led to the fees.

“Because the investigation continued, investigators gathered sufficient data to submit the case for evaluate by the Warrick County Prosecutor’s Workplace,” the press launch mentioned. “The Warrick County Sheriff’s Workplace was assisted by the Warrick County Coroner, Warrick County EMS, the Boonville Fireplace Division, and the Indiana Division of Little one Providers.”

The press launch didn’t clarify what that data was. WFIE reported, nonetheless, that the sheriff mentioned the sufferer died of hunger.

Following their arrests, the suspects stay held with out bond on the Warrick County Jail. It’s unclear if they’ve attorneys on this matter.

Court docket information reviewed by Regulation&Crime present that each mother and father pleaded responsible as not too long ago as January 2022 to costs for contributing to the delinquency of a minor, and possession of marijuana. A juvenile paternity case can be energetic with reference to 2 of Caylin Monroe’s youngsters, courtroom information point out.

[Image via Warrick County Sheriff’s Office]

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