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By the students of MCJ300 at The University of Southern Mississippi

Mother and step father face murder charges of son

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On November 30, around 2 p.m. seven-year-old Roderick Arrington Jr. was pronounced dead after suffering from severe brain damage and physical evidence of previous beatings.  Step father Markiece Palmer, 34, and mother Dina Palmer, 27, reportedly spanked the childe twice, prior to this tragic event.  The couple also stated that the brain swelling might have come from hitting his head on a table after slipping at the bottom o their home’s staircase.  Both parents are currently facing murder charges according to metro police.


Written by jsnow29

December 4, 2012 at 4:21 am

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  1. This kind of story make me so sad. As much as the parents make me angry, I feel sorry for them. I cannot imagine what kind of life you must have to do that to a child.


    December 4, 2012 at 3:22 pm

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