Church leaders in Marshall County have been working on their "Go Tell" crusade to fight poverty and meth abuse but now say the world of faith must step up to the immediate devastation in Oklahoma. More >>
Gates was allegedly watching the child the evening of August 25. When the infant's mother came home the next day, she noticed that the child was not well and took him to a local hospital. Physicians there had the child airlifted to Children's Hospital in Birmingham.
Gates was arrested Aug. 29 and remains in prison Tuesday evening. No new charges have been filed as of the death announcement.