Memphis man indicted for murder of girlfriend's 2-year-old, claims child slipped out of his hands - 07-16


MEMPHIS, Tenn. - A Memphis man was indicted on first-degree murder charges after his girlfriend’s 2-year-old boy was sent to the hospital and later died. Alan Johnson, 41, was taking care of the child while his mother was at work on Oct. 10, 2018, according to officials. He told investigators he was throwing the two-year-old up in the air and catching him, but the boy slipped on the last throw.