Lawrence Co. man sentenced 8 years in daughter's death

Lawrence Co. man sentenced 8 years in daughter's death

WALNUT RIDGE, AR (KAIT) - A Walnut Ridge man will spend several years in prison in connection to the death of his infant daughter.

According to online court records, Dustin Michael Gibson, 28, entered a negotiated guilty plea earlier this month to endangering the welfare of a minor and manslaughter.

Gibson was sentenced to 96 months in prison along with 180 months of suspended imposition of sentence, a type of probation.

Police arrested Gibson in November 2014 after his infant daughter was found unresponsive.

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