A six-year-old boy in Elizabethtown is beaten to death and his mother's boyfriend is charged with homicide.
The News-Enterprise reports 22-year-old Antwan Hayes is being held in the Hardin County Detention Center.
Mar'riel Lucas of Elizabethtown was taken to Hardin Memorial Hospital at 4 a.m. on Aug. 29.
He was flown to Kosair Children's Hospital in Louisville where he later died.
An autopsy shows the boy died of blunt-force trauma to the abdomen.
Police say Hayes is the boyfriend of the boy's mother, Danial Lucas.