Logan County man charged in infant daughter’s death

Michael “Tony” Thigpen (Courtesy: Logan County Sheriff's Department)

AUBURN, Ky. (WKRN) – A Logan County man was arrested after police say he was involved in the death of his five-month-old daughter.

The Logan County Sheriff’s Department arrested Michael “Tony” Thigpen early Thursday.

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Deputies with the Logan County Sheriff’s Office were called on June 10 to a mobile home on Belcher Drive in Auburn.

The five-month-old female was found deceased at the home. Her two siblings were rushed to the hospital in Bowling Green before being transported to Vanderbilt.

Investigators say Thigpen will be charged with second-degree manslaughter, three counts of first-degree wanton endangerment, three counts of first-degree neglect and three counts of tampering with physical evidence.