21-year-old suspect charged with first-degree murder after 6-month-old baby dies, Topeka Police say

Topeka, KANSAS – According to the police officials, this incident occurred right before 5 a.m. early Wednesday morning.

It happened on Southwest Byron.

Topeka Police Department officers responded to a disturbance call.

When the officers arrived on scene, they found two victims.

Police said the adult female victim suffered injuries and was taken to a hospital for treatment.

The 6-month-old victim suffered life-threatening injuries and died at a local hospital as a result of its injuries during the incident.

The infant was later identified as Brielle Jones.

Topeka Police Department officers arrested 21-year-old suspect.

His name is Trayvonne Damont Jones and he is now facing multiple charges, including: first-degree murder; second-degree murder; abuse of a child; aggravated child endangerment and two counts of aggravated battery.

This incident remains under investigation.

This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.