Man in custody following the death of 7-week-old infant

- Freeport police have taken a person of interest in custody following the death of a 7-week-old infant.

Antoine Allen Gorman was taken into custody  around 3:45 p.m. Friday at an apartment complex in the 12000 block of MLK in Houston.

Gorman is a person of interest in the injury and subsequent death of a two-month old child.

According to police, Gorman left Freeport within a few hours after he left three young children alone in the apartment and fled to the Houston metropolitan area.

Freeport police have three warrants for Gorman's arrest: 3 counts of Abandoning or Endangering a Child. Police say the three warrants each have a $250,000 bond.

Tuesday evening Freeport Police received a call about 7:13 p.m. from the Brazos Villa Apartments located at 850 North Avenue J.

EMS and police arrived finding a 7-week-old infant not breathing. The child was rushed to Brazosport Regional Hospital in Lake Jackson where the child was pronounced deceased.

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