, Muskogee, OK

November 20, 2012

BREAKING NEWS: Tahlequah man arrested after toddler dies

— Tahlequah police arrested a man after his daughter died Monday in the hospital.

Cody Butler, 19, was arrested on complaints of child neglect or endangerment and second-degree manslaughter, Tahlequah Police Department spokesman Brad Robertson said.

Butler’s 18-month old daughter died at Tahlequah City Hospital after being found unresponsive in Butler’s vehicle at Norris Park, in Tahlequah.

Read more in Wednesday’s Muskogee Phoenix.