Brownwood Baby Dies 3 Weeks After Alleged Abuse


BROWNWOOD, TX -- A 7-month-old boy has died three weeks after allegedly being severely beaten by the mother's boyfriend.

Evan Travis Williford, 21, was arrested after police responded to a medical emergency involving a child in the 300 block of Bluffview Dr. on March 5.

The boy was transported to Brownwood Regional Medical Center before being flown in critical condition to Fort Worth's Cook Children's Medical Center.

Williford was charged with injury to a child. Details have not been released as to how the baby suffered the injuries and the charges have not been upgraded, according to KTXS.

He is currently being held on a $45,000 bond.

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I accidentally stepped on my grandsons foot the other night wearing my work boots. I almost fainted - thought I was going to die. This thing is not human, please lock this creature in some deep dark hole. And if the mother knew about this, dig a hole for her.

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