MOSCOW — Authorities say they have arrested a man after a 2-year-old boy died in southwest Kansas.
The Stevens County Sheriff’s Office contacted the Kansas Bureau of Investigation on Tuesday for assistance in a death that occurred in Moscow.
The KBI reports sheriff’s deputies who were called to a home Tuesday afternoon to investigate the welfare of a child at a Moscow home. They discovered a male child, Mikhail Lahey Jr., dead in the home.
After questioning, the homeowner was questioned and was later booked into the Stevens County jail for first-degree murder.
The KBI says the investigation is continuing and no further information will be released at this time.