Who is Jamarius Ruffin? (father charged with murder of 2-month-old son) Biography, Wiki
Jamarius Ruffin is an Alabama man who has been charged with the murder of his 2-month-old son in July after an autopsy revealed the boy died from blunt force trauma to the head, WIAT reports.
Jefferson County deputies responded to a call about an unresponsive child on July 29 and found Amari Ruffin not breathing.
The boy was taken to the Children’s Hospital in Birmingham, where he was announced dead.
Jamarius Ruffin said that when he woke up he was sleeping with his son and realized that he was not breathing. But the Jefferson County Coroner Bureau determined the cause of death and found older wounds during the examination.
According to AL.com, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office issued a death warrant for the father’s arrest and was detained by the U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force on Friday.
Ruffin is being held loose in Jefferson County prison.