Columbus, Ind. (WHAS) – An investigation continues into exactly how a 19-month-old child died. The family is planning the toddler’s funeral.
19-month-old Evan McCue died of an apparent head injury last Sunday in Columbus, Indiana.
The boyfriend of the child’s mother has been arrested in connection with that death.
30-year-old Thomas Gorski is facing preliminary charges of child neglect. He’s being held in the Bartholomew County jail.
The family of the child released this statement:
“Evan was a true blessing and a true angel here on earth and now in heaven. We ask again that you respect us at this time and pray that justice will be done.”
The child’s funeral and visitation will be Monday in Columbus, Indiana.