Lorraine Donnelly

(Crime scene photo shows the baby bottle in which investigators found a mixture of heroin and methadone. )

Phila. Father Sentenced For Killing Infant Son With Heroin in Baby Bottle

The Frankford man was sentenced to up to 40 years in prison for killing his son by giving him drugs in a baby bottle at bedtime.


Philadelphia Dad Pleads Guilty To Hiding Gun That Killed His 4-Year-Old Son

Javier Merle of Kensington admitted he was selling drugs when he stashed some heroin and a nine-millimeter gun in his couch.


(File photo: Philadelphia police investigate the scene where four-year-old Javier Merle Jr. accidentally killed himself with a gun he found.  Credit: CBS 3)

Trial Ordered For 3 Philadelphia Men After Accidental Gun Death of Tot

The father and two uncles of a four-year-old boy who accidently killed himself with a gun has been ordered to stand trial in connection with the tragedy.