Police: Live-in boyfriend arrested in baby's death - FOX Carolina 21

Police: Live-in boyfriend arrested in baby's death

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Shawn White (Abbeville Co. Detention Center) Shawn White (Abbeville Co. Detention Center)
CALHOUN FALLS, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Police arrested a man in connection with the death of a 10-month old Calhoun Falls baby girl.

Calhoun Falls police said Shawn White, the live-in boyfriend of the baby's mother, was charged with homicide by child abuse.

According to the police report Emily LaBounty had injuries from forced trauma to the head.

Police were called to the child's home on Aug. 8 after she began having trouble breathing and started throwing up.

Police said the girl was first taken to a Greenwood hospital and then transferred to Greenville Memorial, where she later died.

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