MOUNT CLEMENS (WWJ) – A Roseville man has been charged within the dying of his girlfriend’s 4-yr-previous daughter.
Jonathan Jones is accused of abusing and murdering Ivy Yurkus, the daughter of Jones’ girlfriend, on Might three, shortly after Ivy’s mother went to work at Outback Steakhouse. Leaving Ivy and two different step-siblings alone with Jones.
Police and prosecutors say Ivy was topic to excessive abuse and trauma that day by the hands of Jones — who arrived with Ivy at Outback Steakhouse with the kid in dire want of medical consideration. She died the subsequent day.
Jones is charged with homicide and first diploma baby abuse.
“The abuse inflicted on this younger youngster by her mom’s boyfriend is past reprehensible. The lack of this baby’s life strikes every of us on the coronary heart,” stated Prosecutor Eric Smith.