Joshua Sullivan, 21, has pleaded guilty to murder in the second degree for violently shaking his 7-day-old son in 2013. Sullivan had already pleaded guilty in 2014 to assault of a child for the shaking crime. Subsequently, the baby passed away from injuries sustained in the shaking, and the murder charge was filed.
“Protecting the vulnerable and holding accountable those who harm the vulnerable is one of our main missions,” said Prosecutor Mark Lindquist.
On May 23, 2013, Sullivan was awoken at approximately 3 a.m. by his crying infant son. Sullivan got out of bed to check… Read More