COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- An El Paso County jury on Wednesday, August 23 found a man guilty of murdering his four-year-old son in December 2016.
Jeremy Deonte Ralph was found guilty of first degree murder by a person in a position of trust and second degree murder after deliberation. Ralph was also found guilty of child abuse and recklessly causing death. He was not found guilty of attempting to influence a public servant.
All charges are in connection with the murder of his four-year-old son Montana Glynn on December 14, 2016. Police were called to the Windtree Apartments near Vickers and Union on a report of an unresponsive child. The child, identified as Montana, was taken to the hospital where he later died.
An autopsy revealed the four-year-old died as a result of blunt force trauma.
Ralph will be sentenced in a hearing November 6.