In Montana, Robert Wilkes was arrested for charges related to the Shaken Baby death of his infant son, Gabriel. Mr. Wilkes, a 38 year-old Missoula man, has been charged with deliberate homicide. The investigation revealed that Gabriel died from brain injuries consistent with Shaken Baby Syndrome. The injuries were sustained while in the care of his father. The tragedy occurred on October 4, 2008. Gabriel was rushed emergently to a hospital in Spokane, Washington. He was eventually declared brain-dead and removed from advanced life support. Mr. Wilkes remains in custody.
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