Jordan Ray Hodson (left), Sara Elizabeth Hodson (Image: Lexington County Detention Center)
Pelion, SC (WLTX) -- Lexington County Sheriff's deputies say they arrested the parents of a 2-month-old in the death of the girl.
Jordan Ray Hodson (33) is charged with homicide by child abuse. His wife, Sara Elizabeth Hodson (32) is charged with unlawful conduct towards a child.
A medical exam say 2-month-old Makenna Elizabeth Hodson died of blunt force trauma. According to the warrant, the parents took the girl to a family medical practice Tuesday because the girl was unresponsive. The child was then taken Lexington Medical Center before being transported again to Richland Children's Hospital for emergency treatment. Makenna was pronounced dead around 9 p.m. Tuesday.
Investigators say they arrested the parents because their explanations died not match the findings of the medical staff.
A judge denied bond for Jordan Hodson, and set it at $50,000 for Sara Hodson.