Parents Charged With Murdering Their Infant Son

A six-week-old boy is dead and his parents charged with first degree murder.

The Edgecombe County sheriff's office charged 19 year-old Ashley Bryant and her husband, 22 year-old Gregory Austin Bryant of Tarboro, in the death of their infant son.

Investigators say the child suffered from severe head trauma and later died. Both suspects are being held without bond in the Edgecombe County detention center.