Harrison County Couple Indicted for Child Abandonment

A Harrison County couple has been indicted on child abandonment charges in the death of their three month old baby. 26 year old Antonio Jackson and 25 year old Yolanda Brown were indicted by a grand jury in Marshall. The couple admitted to leaving their three month old son in a locked home in Marshall on June 18th, with several other children. Those children, none over the age of nine, admitted that they dropped the baby, who later died of head injuries. If convicted, the couple could face 20 years in prison.