Prince George’s County father charged in murder of infant son

Rodriquez Holeman (Prince George’s County Police)

Authorities have arrested and charged a 31-year-old Prince George's County father in connection with the murder of his infant son.

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Officers say Rodriquez Holeman faces second degree murder, first degree child abuse resulting in death and additional charges after they say he admitted to shaking his son, two-month-old Rodriquez Holeman Jr. on April 23 at the family's home in the 8000 block of Murray Hill Road in Fort Washington

The infant was rushed to a hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later. Autopsy results showed the baby died from head trauma with blunt force injury to the torso, officials say. The infant's death was ruled a homicide.

Holeman was arrested and is being held on a no-bond status.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 301-516-2512.