Abilene man arrested for sleeping with child in 'unsafe manner," suffocating him
A 25-year-old Abilene man was booked into Taylor County Jail on Wednesday for two counts of injury to a child and criminal negligent homicide.
According to court documents, Tevin Donnell Payne was arrested for sleeping with a child "in an unsafe manner thereby suffocating him."
An indictment signed March 2 states the incident happened during April 2014. Payne was sleeping with a child under the age of 14 when he suffocated and killed him.
Payne's bonds total $20,000.