Kingsa McKnight, 34, has been sentenced to 343 months in prison for the 2014 beating death of his 3-year-old son. In December 2015, McKnight pleaded guilty to murder in the second degree and assault in the first degree. This was the high-end maximum for the sentencing range.
“Children are innocents who need our care and protection,” said Prosecutor Mark Lindquist. “This horrific abuse defies explanation.”
On June 13, 2014, McKnight took his son to an urgent care center because he was lethargic and vomiting. The nurse told him the child needed to go to the emergency department… Read More