Father Will Spend Life In Prison For KIlling 3-Month-Old Son

Posted at 3:07 PM, Aug 13, 2013
and last updated 2013-08-13 18:00:35-04

Keith Thibeault IONIA,Mich. —  According to the Ionia County Circuit Court,Keith Thibeault will spend the rest of his life in prison without the possibility of parole for killing his 3-month-old son.

Thibeault was sentenced Tuesday, Aug. 13 after being found guilty of first-degree murder in June.  He was also found guilty of  child abuse.

In September 2012, Thibeault pleaded not guilty to a felony first-degree murder charge. He was accused of killing his 3-month-old son Everette in March 2012, when he was supposed to be taking care of both Everette and his twin brother.  Thibeault had blamed the injuries on a fall from a couch.