Man Wanted In Connection With Baby's Death In Elk City Turns Himself In


Friday, January 22nd 2021, 5:44 pm
By: Ryan Welton


ELK CITY, Okla. -

A man wanted in connection with the death of a 2-year-old child has turned himself in, according to Elk City Police Chief Eddie Holland.

An arrest warrant was issued for Troy Justice Jones, 24, who has been charged with first-degree murder, child abuse Friday.

According to police, 2-year-old Benji Taylor suffered severe head trauma.

Holland told News 9 Jones turned himself in Friday evening to the Beckham County Sheriff's Office.

This is a developing story.