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Tennessee father arrested after leaving 2 young children in vehicle, resulting in 1 death

JACKSON, Tenn. (TCD) — A father was indicted this week in connection with his 4-year-old child’s death after he reportedly left the juvenile unattended in a vehicle.

According to the U.S. Marshals Office, on August 21, 2021, Tyler McMillion allegedly left his two young children, ages 4 and 2, unattended in a car. The 4-year-old died as a result of the incident, the U.S. Marshals Office says.

On Monday, Feb. 28, McMillion was reportedly indicted on charges of first-degree murder, aggravated child neglect, reckless homicide, leaving child unattended in a motor vehicle, and child neglect.

According to the U.S. Marshals Office, McMillion was taken into custody from a home in the 6000 block of Graball Drive. He was reportedly booked into the Madison County Jail.


U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrest Father on Murder Charges Related to the Homicide of a 4-Year Old Child – U.S. Marshals Office