Mayfield, KY man charged in connection with infant step-child's death

MAYFIELD, KY (KFVS) - Police in Mayfield, Kentucky have arrested a man in connection with the death of an infant.

According to police, David Emmanual Kayse, 20, of Mayfield, was charged with reckless homicide on Monday, Aug. 6.

Officers said they responded to a call of a deceased infant on July 15. 

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Then, detectives began investigating the incident in cooperation with the Graves County Coroner's Office, State Medical Examiner's Office and the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services.

On Tuesday, the investigation led officials to arrest Kayse who is the infant's step-father.

The investigation is ongoing at this time.

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