Hendersonville Father Charged With Murder In Infant's Death

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. - A Sumner County man has been charged in the death of his 4-month-old son.

Hendersonville Police said 25-year-old Ronald Reed, Jr. was arrested Wednesday on charges of first-degree murder and aggravated child abuse.

Police began investigating alleged abuse at a home on West Harbor Drive back on March 5.

Reed’s son, Kye, was taken to Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt, where he succumbed to his injuries. The nature of the injuries was not released.  

Reed was being held in the Sumner County Jail without bond. He’s set to appear in court on April 20.

Anyone with information in the case should call Hendersonville Police at 615-822-1111 or Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400.  

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